Tales from an increasingly disturbed mind trapped in the body of a physicist. Featuring all those various things which amuse, annoy, entertain or interest me enough to remember them and write about them.
Saturday, April 30, 2005
A year ago my free copy of the USA Today I was staying at a want-to-be flashy hotel told me that obesity had now surpassed smoking as the greatest threat to the health of Americans. Turns out that was bullshit. Instead of the 400,000 deaths they were purporting, the Centre for Disease Control has readjusted the number to 25,000. Need I say more?