Nobody likes a heart attack. And according to a new study in The Lancet, most of the things that you actually enjoy in life have a chance of giving you one: "Coffee, alcohol, sex, even breathing -- can all help spur an attack." Ack! Stop breathing, now!
Researchers have determined that coffe ... More >>
This weekend we got another fat load of WikiLeaks, based on purloined diplomatic cables to and from the U.S. State Department. As happened when Julian Assange's muckraking endeavor leaked U.S. military data from Iraq earlier this year, conservatives are outraged, and some call, as before, for the ex ... More >>
According to today's buzz kill (but sort of hard to believe) study published in The Lancet, alcohol is the "most harmful overall" out of a list of 20 drugs (including crack, ecstasy, pot, meth, and heroin). While heroin, crack, and meth were the most harmful "to individuals," booze, heroin, a ... More >>
Why do Chinese adults keep attacking Chinese schoolchildren? Most recently: A man broke into a school in the Shandong Province on Friday and beat five preschoolers before setting himself on fire.
This has been the fourth assault on Chinese students in just over a month, and the third in thr ... More >>
You may recall that the current president of The Ukraine, Viktor Yushchenko, was in 2004 poisoned with dioxin, presumably by Russian agents who put it in his soup, during his fight against the Russian-approved candidate for that office, Viktor Yanukovych. We are notified by Transracial that ... More >>