This is a really long read by Michael Hobbes, and there are many quotes I could pull in the hopes that you'll read it. I'm going with this one, because the issue with our food supply is, in my opinion, the biggest public health crisis we talk the least about: "Since 1980, the obesity rate … Continue reading Everything You Know About Obesity Is Wrong – The Huffington Post
I came across this short reflection by Jeff Burton on Medium. I think he asks questions worth asking, and raises points creative people don't talk enough about. There's a degree to which hoping to find an audience for one's art feels like lunacy. The odds are very much against it. There's something to doing a … Continue reading The Lunacy of Recognition
Have you seen this report last month from the CDC? Has anyone? This 28-year study, which began in 1980, purports to show that death by poisoning is the leading cause of death from injury in the United States, and that 90 percent of these fatal poisonings are caused by drugs (both legal and illicit). Opioid … Continue reading How Bad is Our Drug Problem?