Explaining the allure of Nacho Cheese Doritos

The New York Times:

I visited Steven A. Witherly, a food scientist who wrote an insider’s guide, “Why Humans Like Junk Food,” and we raided his lab to taste and experiment our way through the psychobiology of what makes Nacho Cheese Doritos so alluring.

Anyone else love these things but feel dirty inside after scarfing down a bag?



  • yummyyummyfly

    “Anyone else love these things but feel dirty inside after scarfing down a bag?”

    – So funny!

  • tbolt

    bring back doritos 3D!

  • dreambrother808

    Zesty Cheese is best.

  • Moeskido

    Don’t judge me, Shawn!

    [sobbing]

  • jtr3

    I feel dirty after just touching the bag. It’s always got this oily, slick, cheesy, film on the outside from the guy before.