Gene Lewis Perry

If life were like fairy tales, I'd have been devoured by trolls already.

everything good for you is bad

It’s amazing to me how the nutrition of our own bodies, the one thing we have the most direct experience with, remains wrapped in so much falsehood and confusion. Exhibit A — Fellow Hub blogger Tiara busts some common food myths: We’re supposed to eat two to three dairy products a day to build up […]

Vick and veal

This post by Megan McArdle makes a connection that very much deserves exploring. Michael Vick’s conviction of running a dog-fighting ring has inspired a remarkable amount of popular outrage, much of it deserved. But the outcry against dog-fighting exists alongside our unspoken acceptance of an industrial farming system that is, by the sheer number of […]

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