Tag Archives: Diet

Rotten food

I’ve seen several dozen commercials for restaurants which advertise “decadent” food choices. AHEM!! Maybe teaching Latin was a good idea, Greek too, because  you might want to understand what your doctor tells you, especially if you have a dietary related … Continue reading

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Paleo Diet is not as spicy as original.

The original Paleo diet included eating people. Neanderthals didn’t fade into extinction, we ate them.

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The Cooking Network Deen of diabetes is in trouble

Aug 2011- Anthony Bourdain told TV Guide that Paula Deen was “the worst, most dangerous person to America,” who “revels in her unholy connections with evil corporations” and is “proud of the fact that her food is f—ing bad for … Continue reading

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Prebles jumping meadow mouse, the Bees, and Agent Orange…

Not connected, you say? Verily, sez I, they ARE connected. The “dominionist” faction who believe that no single species can be of any great import to the rest of the world, complain and whine much about the Preble’s Meadow mouse, … Continue reading

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Overheard at the Drive-in

From a family of 7 in an SUV, all of them with weight issues. 8 of the three-days-worth-of-calories-in-one-meal specials, 3 with extra cheese, 6 root beer floats and a Diet Coke. I think at that point the Diet Coke would … Continue reading

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The New Romans

These were just on the TV about a half hour ago. bacon-cinnamon roll Deep-fried Coca-Cola A Chocolate Milkshake served in a what looked like a brandy snifter in size only conical like a martini glass, with barbecue sauce on the … Continue reading

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Poison Vegetables

Ketchup as a vegetable strikes again. Those of our audience younger than late 30 Somethings won’t remember this, maybe you’ve heard of it and thought it was a sick joke. But it wasn’t. Ronald Reagan championed a measure aimed directly … Continue reading

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Simplifying the Omnivore’s Dilemma

The author of The Omnivore’s Dilemma put together a list of eating rules for the New York Times. From 2,500 submissions made by his readers, Michael Pollan gleaned 20. If I lob cheap laughs off the top, like “Don’t eat … Continue reading

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A kernel of un-truth

If you’re not eating whole grains you’ve milled yourself, you’re eating shit Continue reading

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