I’m in the middle of a big project–namely moving–and it has to be done by next Friday. We’ll be back after these messages…
That would be unwise.
A few posts ago I promised to address the horrifying statement I made that vegetarianism (and even more veganism) is immoral.
I go running when I have to. When the ice cream truck is doing sixty.
– Wendy Liebman
We spend a fair amount of time on this blog looking at the illogicality of bad science. Let’s practice today, shall we?
We have not overthrown the divine right of kings to fall down for the divine right of experts.
This morning I opened my news feed, then ran to get my shotgun.
My barrel of fish had arrived.
This headline was purportedly about cancer, not about nutrition, but you’ll see if you read it that nutrition, exercise and obesity all play an important part in the article. Thus it got my attention. The title of this wondrous piece is “Americans Confused About Cancer Risk” on Philly.com. (And elsewhere.)
…and all the King’s men, couldn’t put Humpty together again.
–Traditional English Nursery Ryme
I’ve been gone a while. After the busy-ness of the holiday there was the inevitable flu. Then I came here and wrote what I can assure you was a scintillating, show-stopper of a blog post that was so scintillating it froze my computer and I lost it all. When that happens, I become discouraged. It takes a while to go do it again.
But here we are again, and let’s see what has been happening in the world of nutrition over the last couple weeks.
There is nothing new except what is forgotten.
–Mille. Rose Bertin
We’re on the verge of starting 2015, and the internet is collapsing under the weight of health suggestions and advice for the new year. Why is that?
Did everyone forget all the advice from last year?
Of course not.
Have there not been any suggestions for losing weight and cutting calories at any time during the rest of the year?
Obviously not. You can’t throw a pebble at a puddle of internet headlines without hitting one about losing weight or getting healthy. At any time of year.
Well, I guess everyone is just lazy and stupid. Otherwise, we wouldn’t have such a collective weight problem..