Another Scary Reason For Pregnant Women To Choose Organic

Via HuffPo, "children whose mothers are exposed to high amounts of certain pesticides while pregnant appear to have lower IQs than their peers when they reach school age, according to three recent government-funded studies." » 4/23/11 4:15pm 4/23/11 4:15pm

Beauty Products Made From Baby Foreskins? Never Thought of That

Have you heard about the guy in San Francisco who wants the city government to ban the circumcision of newborn boys? If you happen to run into him, you might let him know that society actually needs those discarded foreskins. » 11/13/10 3:40pm 11/13/10 3:40pm

Food Fight: A Whole Foods Honcho And The Politics Of American Eating

Whole Foods CEO John Mackey is a vegan who's against universal health care, and in some ways he's the embodiment of contemporary American food rhetoric: contradictory, self-righteous, and inflammatory. » 12/28/09 12:00pm 12/28/09 12:00pm

Should You Throw All Your Makeup Away? Yes. Will You? Probably Not.

Like a lot of small business owners, Ann Garrity » 8/27/08 2:20pm 8/27/08 2:20pm founded hers - - in response to her own lifestyle needs. Specifically her decision, at a dermatologist's advice, to eliminate toxins from her beauty routine. Effectively, this meant tossing "every lotion, soap and cosmetic she used" to try to curb the excess estrogen in…

Rachel Zoe Is Not Very Nice

Nicole Miller Follows In Footsteps Of Anna Wintour, Pisses PETA Off