The Weed Diet? Pot’s Baffling Effects on Weight

The Weed Diet? Pot’s Baffling Effects on Weight

It sounds like a stupid dieting infomercial – eat more and lose weight! – but studies continue to show that marijuana users, despite eating an additional 600 calories per day, are less likely to be obese or suffer from diabetes. Skeptical? You should be. (I mean… come on, munchies and...

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Kids These Days? Lame in the Eyes of Recent History

Kids These Days? Lame in the Eyes of Recent History

Most of us who witnessed the fire-and-brimstone protester on campus this week are familiar with his vision of America’s youth:  spoiled, promiscuous, impulsive, and immoral. This image pervades our media from its glorifying portrayal at the box office (think Project X) to the newspapers and books decrying the “hook-up culture”....

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