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The Curse of the Horn

1305 Rhinos Were Killed in Africa Last Year Alone

In context of evolution, the horn acts as a first line of defense for the rhinoceros, which is why it’s all the more ironic that the appendage has become a threat for the magnificent beast of late. 492 more words


The Correct Zodiac

When NASA Got Whipped for Stating the Obvious

Yes, your zodiac sign has changed!

And no, NASA has nothing to do with it!!

Amidst all the rumors about NASA changing people’s zodiac signs, one is left to wonder whether the premiere space research organization acknowledges astrology in the first place. 441 more words


Thrive's Plethora of "Poisonous" Powders

Today we continue our series probing the hypocrisy of Thrive Market, the putative all-natural online store whose products often contain the very ingredients they claim to be toxic–but apparently only when found in competitor’s offerings. 1,085 more words


The Thrive Market/Environmental Working Group Connection

In days past, we’ve browsed the virtual shelves of Thrive Market and found astounding examples of hypocrisy: deodorant containing aluminum sold by the very store that links this combination to cancer,1 and products  720 more words


Anti-GMO Thrive Market Sells GMOs

This very important public service announcement just in from Thrive Market, guardian of all that is good and holy in the world of organic goods: 928 more words


Thrive Market's "Toxic" Deodorant: I Smell A Rat

Thrive Market, a new, supposedly all-natural online store being heavily pushed by the pseudoscientific Environmental Working Group, is concerned with body odor.  Sadly, the hypocrisy of both groups stinks to high heaven.  703 more words