Archive for September, 2012

All Hail Fat

Wednesday, September 5, 2012 21:20 12 Comments

Isn’t it amazing how the war against the government’s war on fat is escalating exponentially, as the Ancestral Health movement picks up steam and paleo-primal principles have become more popular than ever? So many media outlets, nowadays, are running their own bit of anti-conventional wisdom in favor of promoting the real-food principles that most of our [...]

This was posted under category: Food Politics

Saving the Children

Tuesday, September 4, 2012 6:04 2 Comments

Doing cartwheels and handstands has been banned at a Syndey, Australia primary school … unless the child is “supervised by a trained gymnastics supervisor.” A snippet from the article says, “A department spokesman said the ban was to prevent, and not in response to, playground injuries.”

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Primal Pig Roast

Monday, September 3, 2012 8:23 2 Comments

Here are some photos from a primal pig roast at Melo Farms yesterday. The pork was fresh off the pasture, a mulefoot-Berkshire cross. The fat, as you will see in the photos, is a primal dream.                          

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Anarcho-Art in Detroit

Saturday, September 1, 2012 18:38 7 Comments

In July, PBS NewsHour aired a great 10-minute piece on anarcho-art in Detroit. Detroit, unknown to many, has become an island of art. Artists have been flocking to Detroit for a few years. This video shows some of the spectacular anarcho-art that adorns abandoned buildings everywhere. As a libertarian, I don’t sanction the graffiti on private [...]

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