Monthly Archives: January 2012

Southern Fried Pancreas

The collective reaction to Paula Deen’s diabetes announcement tells us much about our attitude toward health and nutrition. Of course nobody is shocked at the news, but many commentators missed an opportunity to make a bigger point. Yes, anyone pushing … Continue reading »

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Opinion, Fact and Hubris: Our Response to a Changing Planet

As a minor branch on a vast evolutionary bush, modern humans have been roaming the earth for no more than a few hundred thousand years of the earth’s 4.5 billion-year history. Ours has been a brief presence, with too little … Continue reading »

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