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Fat And Happy The Simpsons Mug

Fat And Happy The Simpsons Mug – $11.95 You don’t win friends with salad. You win them with wonderful gifts from the NeatoShop and donuts.  This inspirational Fat And Happy The Simpsons Mug features both. Now go forth and make friends. Be sure to check out the NeatoShop for more deliciously fun Mugs. Link  

Fat or Fiction

Curious about calories? Serious about sugars? Flummoxed by Fat? The website Fat or Fiction, made by Anna Brooks, Christina Winkless, and David Paul Rosser answers all of your questions about the nutritional content (or [...]

Half of USA to be Fat in 2030

Fat? Don’t worry – you’re in good company … or soon will be. According to the medical journal The Lancet, half of America will be obese in just two decades: These trends project 65 million more [...]

The Late Movies: Happy (Early) Birthday, Bill Cosby!

There aren’t a whole lot of people who could bounce back after supporting something as odious as New Coke, but if anyone could do it, it was Bill Cosby. The insanely successful comedian, actor, author, producer, educator, musician and activist has been making us chuckle for nearly 74 years. Here’s to the Cos on the [...]

Adventurous UK Restaurant Wins Big With Experimental Menu

Heston Blumenthal is the mad genius behind the wild and experimental menu at the Fat Duck restaurant in Berkshire. People from all over are clamoring to try Heston’s weird and wonderful delights, such as egg and bacon ice cream, salmon poached in licorice sauce and snail porridge, and the restaurant claims 30,000 calls come in [...]

Your Favorite Childhood Ice Cream Treats

On Fridays, I post a series of unrelated questions meant to spark conversation in the comments. Answer one, answer all, respond to someone else’s reply, whatever you want. On to this week’s topics of discussion… 1. Growing up, whenever we flagged down the ice cream truck, my regular order was a Bubble O’Bill. My sister preferred [...]

Fat Ho Burgers

Entrepreneurial spirit? Got it in spades. Retail location ? Check. Burger so good it’s called the Supa Dupa with Cheese? Yep. What’s left? How about a name that’s either crazy or so crazy it’s genius (especially since it got ‘em a lot of free publicity). Here’s the Fat Ho Burgers in Waco, Texas: 23-year-old Waco, Texas [...]

Fat Lurks Where You Don’t Expect It

Did you know that half a can of this soup has as much fat as a 16 – 20 lb. roast turkey? Bone up on fat comparisons to find out which foods conceal oceans of fat under an an innocent-looking exterior. For instance you might be surprised to find that a Dunkin’ Donuts Pumpkin Muffin contains [...]

Things To Do For Lonely People On Valentine’s Day

Not everyone has plans for a romantic date on Valentines Day, and those who don’t might want to get their minds off all this love stuff. There are alternatives! Phil Haney has a roundup of activities and adventures that have nothing to do with Valentines Day, from arranging your own kidnapping to eating your heart [...]

Miss Chubby Queen Beauty Contest

“Miss Chubby” beauty contest in Italy has chosen a full-figured Fat woman as new Miss Cicciona 2010 pictures , proud of her ample body weighing in at a hefty 170 kilos (375 pounds).Angela Scognamiglio said she was “very moved” when she was named Saturday night as the new “Miss Chubby” at the complex-free contest held [...]