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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Salty Dog Blues

Let me be your salty dog Or I won’t be your man at all Honey, let me be your salty dog. –Salty Dog Blues, the Morris Brothers version I’ve been meaning to get to salt for a while and finally it’s time. Salt is an enormous issue in the world of food. Some people view […]

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Mass Confusion

Only a fool would discount his doctor’s opinion: and only a fool would do whatever his doctor told him without wise consideration.

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Sång till Norden

Ensam är stark. “Alone is strong.”  –Swedish Proverb Forgive the long silence. I cracked my head on a wall last week and writing has been difficult till now. My favorite Swedish proverb is actually Det finns inget dåligt väder, bara dåliga kläder. “There is no bad weather, only bad clothing.” However there’s no doubt that […]

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Cholesterol Mythology

Not really, and actually my cholesterol was 190 when I had the heart attack. 190, which isn’t that high. –Mike Ditka Guess who else’s cholesterol was well within the Mythical Safe Range when he had his first heart attack? Dwight Eisenhower, who was the ideal weight for his height and was very fit when his […]

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