Archive: Jun 2005 (page 2)

PETA Kills Animals, And The Troops Are Restless

Our newest website, (as well as the Times Square billboard announcing it), has apparently caused a stir in the ranks of animal rights activists. Over 500,000…
Posted June 13, 2005 at 12:00 am

Food Cop Fines Schools For Selling Fries

Texas Agricultural Commissioner and self-described “Food Czarina” Susan Combs — famous for using state-level fiats to tell local school boards which foods they can allow and even…
Posted June 9, 2005 at 12:00 am

Quote Of The Week

“While terms like ‘bird-brained’ have become part of our lexicon, it now seems that being compared to birds should be considered a compliment.”…
Posted June 8, 2005 at 12:00 am

Pitt Stained By Bogus BMI

Actor Brad Pitt, who stars in the action-comedy Mr. And Mrs. Smith opening Friday, is many things. Rich. Talented. Attractive. And overweight. The…
Posted June 7, 2005 at 12:00 am

CDC Dispatches Obesity Detectives

You thought it was ridiculous when Twinkie-tax godfather Kelly Brownell and waistline scaremonger David Ludwig likened obesity to an infectious disease outbreak, writing: “The obesity epidemic…
Posted June 6, 2005 at 12:00 am

The Centers For Damage Control And Politics

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Director Julie Gerberding is apparently as bad at apologizing as she is at math.
Posted June 3, 2005 at 12:00 am

One Million Strong, And Growing

We have a little way to go before catching up to the Flinstones Kids, but within just one month of launching our ultra-popular new website,…
Posted June 2, 2005 at 12:00 am

CDC’s Fat Lady Sings A Different Tune

After months of pressure from the Center for Consumer Freedom (CCF) and opinion leaders across the country, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention…
Posted June 1, 2005 at 12:00 am