Ask Fatty Felicity III

Back by popular demand, it’s Ask Fatty Felicity, the write-in column where you get to ask all your burning questions about Fat, Diet, and the Meaning of Life! Let’s get right to today’s burning questions: Dear Fatty Felicity, I thought you were going to do a post on vegetarianism? —Bernard Blackmantle I thought I was […]

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Get the Ball Re-Rolling With An Easy One

Most people don’t know why they’re doing what they’re doing. They imitate others, go with the flow, and follow paths without making their own. –Derek Sivers Today, I have in my home five workmen drilling holes through various walls in an attempt to rig a fix to an enormous plumbing leak. The apartment I rent […]

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Practice Makes Perfect

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 again today, shall we?

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More Fun With Nutritional Insanity

We have not overthrown the divine right of kings to fall down for the divine right of experts. –Harold MacMillan 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 […]

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All The King’s Horses

…and all the King’s men, couldn’t put Humpty together again. –Traditional English Nursery Ryme Here we are again, and let’s see what has been happening in the world of nutrition over the last couple weeks.

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Intermission

Get your facts, please, and then you can distort ’em as much as you please. -Mark Twain I haven’t had time to sit down and do the final installment on salt. In the interim, however, I cannot too highly recommend Zoë Harcombe‘s latest blog post. In which she takes apart a recent British “health” program […]

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Yoiks and Away!

  –Daffy Duck   I keep meaning to write about salt, and then I see insanity like what I’m about to share with you today. I feel constantly compelled to write about it lest someone be fooled. Of course, no one is actually reading my blog and thousands of people are reading these articles, so […]

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