Category Archives: Health

100 Calories Too Many

There is no better example of an American industry that excels in mediocrity, than the junk food industry. Okay, that’s probably an overstatement considering the fast food and entertainment industries. And how could I forget porn?! But back to junk food. I mean, this is the industry that gave us diarrhea Olean!
Fighting increased awareness about their contribution to [...]

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Big Mac over KFC 23,000 to 0

Don Gorske of Fond Du Lac, Wisconsin has eaten 23,000 Big Macs since May 17th, 1972 - that’s about 1.75 a day, every day (except the day his mother died, per her request) over 36 years. Don says that it’s the highlight of his day, since he loves them so much. What even more astonishing is that [...]

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Drugstores Against Health

I always wondered about drugstores. They’re partially pharmacies that dispense medicinal cures like an olde time apothecary, but that’s just a small part of what they sell and it’s usually hidden way in the back of modern drugstores such as CVS, RightAid, Longs, Walgreens, etc. It seems to me that most drugstores sell medicines the way Wawa [...]

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