Three Food Issues for 2013 That’ll Inspire or Depress You

Another year, another year. Most people seem to think the state of food sucks, with disagreement only coming from which areas of failure are most important. Obesity? GMO's? Animal treatment? We're all crusading towards Armageddon, it's only a question of what'll get us there first. Right? The future's uncertain, and it's hard to tell if danger is real or hallucinated, but here are three important issues facing the human race in 2013.

A Response To Dr. Schulze

Oh, dear. I stepped into a pile. And even worse's my own fault! Ouch. I hate stupid, especially when it pertains to me. I made a few editorial errors a while back which have just recently bubbled up to the surface. The corrections were made a while ago, but for anyone interested here's my $0.02.

How The News Can Mislead You

Bad news

Most health magazines read in a similar fashion: "New study finds X causes Y" The implication is that some unusual nutrient or ingredient now has some unexpected significant outcome. That makes for interesting reading, but it doesn't mean the message is worth a hoot.......even if the news is accurate.

The Health Nut’s Guide To Eating At Starbucks

Starbucks Iced Constantine Coffee

Despite my sometimew low opinion of Starbucks groupies, I've slowly come around to the fact that I'm becoming one. I hate working at home, and gosh darn it, there's just no easier place to be amongst people while you quietly go about your work. But is the food at Starbucks good for you? Gosh no! Here's a rule based guide that'll allow you to minimize the caloric impact of your orders even if you can't tell a macchiato from a frappuccino.