Title: Cooking Solves Everything

Author: Mark Bittman

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Complex says: Mark Bittman, one of the country's most influential (and occasionally controversial) food writers and author of How To Cook Everything, shares the story of how he first went from living off McDonald's and grilled cheese sandwiches to cooking all of his own meals. More than almost anything else, he argues, cooking can transform you into a healthier, richer and happier person— all while making the world a better place.