Monday, July 6, 2009

Stuff you may have missed...

This edition goes back a ways, as it's been a while since I've done one of these link roundups...

A progressive's response to Democratic campaign donation requests

Times Free Press: Climate change and fat Tennesseans

• Speaking of fat, follow the link at would you like 1,000 calories with that? and there's this:
How sloppy is that triple Whopper with cheese? It has 1,250 calories, or 62.5% of the recommended 2,000-calories-per-day diet. The Fried Macaroni and Cheese from the Cheesecake Factory? Try 1,570 calories — according to health experts, you're better off eating a stick of butter.
Sorry. I hope you weren't enjoying some fast food crap while you were reading this. But you know, there are healthy alternatives. Maybe if menu labeling laws pass, you might find out about them...

Sherffius: Don't Hope?

Blind man sees with tooth eye!

• When's the last time Mary Landrieu had to take up a collection to pay her medical bills?

Plane crash survivor's story

2 comments:

Keera said...

Thanks for linking to the plane crash survivor story. Very interesting!

alice said...

I'm curious to know if she ever got on an airplane again. Her wiki bio doesn't say much more than the article...