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Shattering the stereotype about ‘fag hags’

Research psychologist Jesse Bering presents a fascinating discussion of the history and meaning of the slang term “fag hag” — a woman who supposedly hangs around with gay men because of her unattractiveness and inability to attract straight men.

Reports criticize WHO for handling of H1N1 pandemic

As reported in the Washington Post on Friday, two new reports accuse WHO of “exaggerating the threat posed by the [H1N1] virus and failing to disclose possible influence by the pharmaceutical industry on its recommendations for how countries should

Two (more) good reasons for cutting back on processed foods

If you haven’t weaned yourself off processed foods yet, two recent articles may (finally) get you started.
Both articles deal with what food manufacturers add to their products.
It’s not appetizing reading.