"I only eat it for the nutrients..."


#1

I just started watching Silicon Valley (HBO) and there was a scene that reminded me of Soylent. I thought it was hilarious.

You guys can relate, right? lol


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#2

So apparently the actor in this scene (Christopher Evan Welch) had a heart attack while filming season 1 of the show.

That’s really depressing, moreso because they explained away his death (before I knew he actually died) in the show in a hilarious way and I was laughing really hard at it. I’m a horrible person…


#3

I only read it for the articles.


#4

Nah, the guy who wrote that scene might be…


#5

I wonder if they were making fun of Steve Jobs in this scene, what with him taking on the whole Jain diet.

Then again asparagus is a root vegetable so maybe not.


#6

I don’t think it is. It grows above ground, at least the part we eat does.


#7

I only drink it for the asparagus…


#8

I was amazed to learn today that asparagus grows into a bush when left to its own devices. Before today I would never have been able to find wild asparagus in a hypothetical post-apocalyptic world.