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Evil Genius Award #1: A Salute to the Working Man

It’s been 90 degrees plus here in Chicago this Labor Day weekend. A lovely, hot and humid end to the summer — but somewhat uncomfortable. As I drove around town, running… 563 more words

Cheap Food: Medication of The Poor?

“Aren’t we all emotional eaters?”

That was the question I recently asked Dr. Amanda Itzkof, MD*.

She’s a New York City based psychiatrist who describes emotional eating as… 801 more words

Food Politics

The History of the Big Gulp

In the 1970s the average can of soda weighed about six ounces. Nowadays you can buy one weighing 32 ounces or more from 7-11s and other convenience stores. 717 more words


Deep throat revisited

It is actually called a Big Gulp, but got your attention!

I got this hood back in 2008, with the idea of using it on the lathe.  718 more words

Manufactures And Suppliers

My Middle-Aged Field Trip to the Unemployment Office

When I discovered that I was among the jobless, it didn’t take long for reality to sink in: There was no green money coming into my life and plenty of people who wanted to take it… 1,419 more words

7 Days of Freebies

By Amber Britton

Tomorrow is 7/11 and you know what that means. FREE SLURPEES! I love slurpees but I can’t always justify buying them. What better way to indulge than by getting one for free. 269 more words

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