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Hunter, Gatherer

Read a great piece yesterday, and watch the accompanying video from Mark Bittman of the New York Times about wild foods that grow in the green spaces and the cracks between sidewalk sections all over the US. This knowledge about … Continue reading

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One Thousand Kinds of Fat

I know that organic chemistry can be confusing. The fact that it is confusing makes dietary fat advice confusing as well. For instance, you might hear news outlets saying that fats are bad for you, which is true. You may … Continue reading

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Unsustainable, Sustainable

Modern farming is unsustainable. It costs more to raise corn and soy that a farmer can get at market prices. If it were not for the welfare of the Federal government, farmers would all go broke the first year. 2 … Continue reading

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Ain’t Democracy Great?

Most of the time it doesn’t matter in the slightest what you or I, as individuals, think about an issue. Sometimes an issue comes along that proves that it doesn’t even matter if we all agree on an issue, it … Continue reading

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Who Doesn’t Like “-Free Food”

The first hazard sign is right there on the label. If the food has a health claim on the label, if it is sugar-free, gluten-free, fat-free then it is something you should be avoiding. A food that has had a … Continue reading

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American Food is Dead

French people love their cheese. They leave it out of the refrigerator, because the cheese is alive. Things growing on their cheeses don’t turn them off, they cut that bit away when they are going to be eating it. Here … Continue reading

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