Cool Whip Guilt, Elephant Wars, and Michael Pollan (Sexist Pig)


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So It's Not Whole Food. Get Over It.
Cool Whip. Miracle Whip. Rice Krispie Treats: Food bloggers confess their
guilty processed-food pleasures.

Michael Pollan: Sexist Pig (but Sustainable)
His save-the-planet eater's manifesto is just fine, but Suzanne Reisman's
got an (organic, grass-fed) beef with "Omnivore's Dilemma" author Pollan.
Is he seriously blaming feminism for America's food issues? Seriously?

BEES! In Paris!!
Even honeybees love Paris in the summer -- suddenly they're everywhere
from the Champs Elysees to the Eiffel Tower. And the people of Paris, zey
adore zair bees. Who's behind the city's new hive mind?

Hand Sewing Is Zen
Deb Roby on how sewing by hand can bring you into a magic, calming rhythm
-- AND fulfill all those latent "Little House on the Prairie" fantasies.

Drinks to cool you and the planet
Give up bottled water, soda, and grape drink? But how will I stay hydrated
during the dog days of summer? Beth Terry figured it out so you don't have to.

Elephant Wars
The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey is coming to Cliz Biz' town with
colorful flyers for its latest show, "Zing Zang Zoom." Wholesome and
festive, right? Not if you believe the damning video released by PETA in
which trainers whip elephants and scream, "F**k you, fat ass!"