Archives for Jul 6, 2013 @ 12:52

Mosquito Bite Suggestion

Source Tis the season for annoying bug bites, but a surprisingly simple remedy exists that can eliminate all of the itch within minutes. All you have to do is heat up a metal spoon under hot tap water for a minute or so, then press it directly against the bite. Hold it tight against your [Read More…]

The Case Against Sugar

From Megan Garber: Substances like alcohol are regulated according to four criteria. For a government to take that big step on behalf of its citizens, a substance must: 1. Be ubiquitous 2. Be toxic 3. Be addictive 4. Have a negative impact on society There is, according to Robert Lustig, a substance that fits the bill [Read More…]

Weekly Meanderings, July 6, 2013

Quote of the week, by Erik Ainge on Mark Sanchez, Jets QB: “I’d know as good as anybody — what Mark does off the field is child’s play. He’s dumb about it. He’s stupid while being stupid. You have to be smart while being stupid, and he’s dumb while being dumb.” Ethnic diversity marks the American [Read More…]