Saturday, April 13, 2013

Saturday Stories: Secret Marijuana Study, Obese Airfare, Paleo Breakup & the Mantis Shrimp

Perhaps the craziest story I've read this year - this one about a secret 1972 Canadian experiment studying the impact of 98 days of state sponsored marijuanna use on the productivity of young women.

Dr. Arya Sharma in the Globe & Mail with his thoughts on pay what you weigh airlines.

A very thoughtful piece by Hunt Gather Love's Melissa McEwen on her breakup with paleo

And a bonus Oatmeal comic on the amazing mantis shrimp.

[For those who don't follow me on Twitter or Facebook, my US News and World Report piece this week asks, You'll Happily Die for Your Children; Why Won't you Cook for Them?, and here's an hour of Q&A with me and Kathleen Petty on CBC's Ontario today]