They’re picking at food again in the New York Times

“Enjoyed this story,” writes a Romenesko reader, “but now I can never read pastgreens this phrase after your recent post” about people picking at food in New York Times stories.

From today’s Times piece on Jason Collins:

* Jason Collins, openly gay and still unsigned, waits and wonders — and picks at his bowl of greens (
* A dozen examples of picking at food in the New York Times (