Saturday, August 30, 2014
Saturday Stories: History, Mammoths, and the Most Important Story on Earth
Adam Gopnik in The New Yorker asks if it helps to know history ? Wait But Why with a great piece o...
Friday, August 29, 2014
The Onion Reports on Subway's New Footlong Marketing Campaign
Stay with today's Funny Friday video right until the end to ensure you don't miss the amazing dig at Taco Bell. Have a great weeke...
Thursday, August 28, 2014
Coca-Cola Never, Ever, Markets to Kids - Scholar's Choice Edition
You know Coca-Cola would never ever target kids with their advertising, right? I mean that's w...
Wednesday, August 27, 2014
Guest Post: The Fitness-Industrial-Complex is Deceiving You!
A short while ago science journalist Patrick Mustain wrote to me detailing a new initiative of his c...
Tuesday, August 26, 2014
Visionary Quotes from 1929 Obesity Textbook - On Sugar, Corn Syrup and Refined Carbs
Plainly prescient. "Meanwhile our sugar consumption continues to increase. Has it reached the ...
Monday, August 25, 2014
Visionary Quotes from 1929 Obesity Textbook - On Processed Food
On sugar and processed foods. I think the authors were wizards. BTW, another quote on both again tom...
Saturday, August 23, 2014
Saturday Stories: So Many Links!
Michael Specter with a longread in The New Yorker covering anti-GMO crusader Vandana Shiva . Alex ...
Friday, August 22, 2014
Deep Thoughts with Ron Swanson (Nick Offerman)
Of all the male TV personas out there, there's none I'm more fond of than Park and Recreation's Ron Swanson, and while this isn&...
Thursday, August 21, 2014
Visionary Quotes from 1929 Obesity Textbook - On BMI and Ideal Weight
Why don't doctors and other health professionals know this yet? This is the concept that both un...
Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Visionary Quotes from 1929 Obesity Textbook - On Dr. Oz (Sorta)
The FTC and Health Canada should take note of this next quote from way back in 1929. Bang on the mon...
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