Showing posts from September, 2008

The Fat American Mystery - New Clues [Updated]

"High Fructose Corn Syrup"... Sound the Alarm!

More on this later, but for now, digest this:

"Our study shows for the first time the surprising speed with which humans make body fat from fructose. ...Once you start the process of fat synthesis from fructose, it's hard to slow it down."

From an article by K.H. Shear

This is from the September, 2008 "Center Times," a publication of The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas. Super credible.

So read your labels. (Soft drinks, processed food, all that easy stuff.) Avoid fructose unless its actually in fruit. Save yourself. And your kids. And your friends.

More to come.

... and here it is. If you don't check occasionally, you are missing a lot of news. For a summary of all the recent postings about articles on HFructoseCS. Check this.

And check THIS. I paid $2.14 for a bottle of fat juice called "SoBe Black & Blue Berry Brew" which looked like a really healt…

Don't Get Discouraged

Rants, "Taken Private"

You may have (not) noted that I have been quiet. Not a rant in weeks. Well, busy-bee me has been ranting to friends and relatives instead of to the blog-o-swear.

So here are a few excerpts from said rants.

A friend said: "Obama's socialist" I said: There you go again. Socialism is when the government owns the companies. "...Economic theories of social organization advocating state or collective ownership and administration of the means of production and distribution of goods."Or, worse,"...state control of capital within the framework of a market economy..."kind of like helping Bear Sterns, Fannie/Freddie and now Lehman Brothers. Who's the socialist here, anyway?]

A friend sent me an editorial from Independent Business Daily, blasting Obama's positions. I said: America is in serious trouble. If we are to remain the beacon of freedom, the leader of the free world, the font of innovation, the hope o…