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A Literally Massive New Educational Program Is Underway With Knewton

It’s telling that Knewton’s web site doesn’t mention obesity very often, except in study materials for the GMAT that warn, “Obesity is the most urgent nutrition-related health problem in America today.” Premed student, heal thyself. [...]

The Faithful and the Fat: Religion Not Associated With Higher Well Being

By combining the data from two recent Gallup surveys, we can see that intense religious devotion seems to be a poor path for self-improvement. [...]

Car Exhaust Makes You Fat Even If You Never Even Ride In A Car

Air pollution from cars is making America’s children fatter, and killing far more people than traffic accidents. So, why isn’t the Department of Homeland Security on the case? [...]

Why Are The Actively Religious More Plump?

Why would people who go to church often be obese more often than people who don’t? [...]

Fat Christianity

Obesity is a significant problem in the United States, and recent surveys indicate that the rate of Christianity is associated with the rate of obesity. In the USA, Christianity is fat. [...]

An Army Of One Last Resort

Well, that’s because even with unemployment numbers at a height unseen for a generation, most young, fit, bright Americans still are not so hopeless that they would consider joining the military. [...]