"It legalizes a food — the cookie — that is banned from most weight-loss programs."
- JENNI SCHAEFER,author, on a new cookie diet in which participants eat six prepackaged cookies a day plus one real meal; some 500,000 people have lost weight on it, according to the doctor who created the diet
"What we can tell them is if you eat one sandwich today, if you eat three tacos today, then balance it with some vegetables."
- NORA FRIAS,Mexico City's public-safety deputy secretary for citizen participation, on the decision to put 1,300 of the city's heaviest police officers on a diet. At least 70% of the 70,000-member force is overweight
"There could even be a diet book: Jamie's 12-day diet."
- MAX MARKSON,Australian talent agent, after British backpacker Jamie Neale secured a celebrity agent less then 24 hours after emerging from a 12-day ordeal in the Australian bush
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