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WTF is an Ethicatarian? My Post-Vegetarianism Diet

WTF is an Ethicatarian? My Post-Vegetarianism Diet

When I was fifteen, nearly sixteen, I gave up red meat. I had already gone nearly five years without eating pork (ever since dissecting fetal pigs in middle school Biology), and it seemed like the next logical step. My country parents, who put meat in salads, despaired (although I continued preparing meat in their meals […]

REVIEW: Vegetarian Plus Vegan Black Pepper Steaks

REVIEW: Vegetarian Plus Vegan Black Pepper Steaks

Vegans, get ready, because this is big. If this is the first time you’ve heard about Vegetarian Plus Vegan Black Pepper Steaks, you’re welcome. Let me give you a little background, at the risk of totally alienating our vegan/veggie audience. I was a vegetarian for 11 years, until I started having vivid dreams about killing […]

Smoke Pot, Lose Weight?

Smoke Pot, Lose Weight?

In 2005, a team of medical researchers at the University of Florida published a small study which seemed to turn cannabis science on its head. Examining the charts of female adults who had been referred for obesity/weight management over a 12-month period, they found a clear inverse correlation between Body Mass Index (BMI, a common measure of […]

You Are What You Eat: Naturopathic Medicine Works

You Are What You Eat: Naturopathic Medicine Works

“I noticed a dime size spot on her scalp when she was about a year and a half.” For little Eliza, foods she has eaten have broken down her immune system and left her susceptible to a difficult and little-studied disease—Alopecia Universalis. “I thought it was from sleeping on one side more than the other,” […]

Fuck Diets

Fuck Diets

Fuck Bethenny Frankel. She’s a stupid asshole. If you don’t know who I’m talking about, consider yourself a better person than me. That woman’s whole existence is ridiculous– her meteoric rise from the ranks of that toilet of a television show, the Real Housewives of New York to her current role as some sort of […]