Obese mother from Illinois who was too ashamed to look in the mirror reveals how she shed 155lbs in less than a YEAR

An obese mother who was too ashamed to look in the mirror has revealed how she shed nearly half her body weight in a bid to fit back into her wedding dress in time for her tenth anniversary. Rachelle Hosick, from Vandalia, Illinois, was 19 when she tied the knot in April 2007, going on…


Several Million Misguided Americans Believe Chocolate Milk Comes From Brown Cows

Today in “What the hell is going on here,” we have the following astonishing statistic, via the Washington Post: approximately 16.4 million Americans believe chocolate milk is produced by brown cows. The Post cites an online survey by the Innovation Center of U.S. Dairy found at least 7 percent of the American populace never stopped believing that old dad…


US Court of Appeals: States and counties can ban GMO crops despite federal laws

The entire organic community of the United States just won a massive victory that many may not yet even realize. Even though the DARK Act was passed by Obama and some Senate goons to prohibit labeling of GMOs nationwide, the US Court of Appeals just passed a law that enables states and counties to completely ban genetically engineered crops…


How to Grow Tangerine Trees at Home

With its deep green foliage, tangerine (Citrus reticulata) is an attractive tree that grows well indoors in cool climates, outdoors in U.S. Department of Agriculture plant hardiness zones 8b through 11. Growing a tangerine tree from seed is an interesting project, especially for kids as the seeds germinate easily and develop into attractive trees. However,…


Ferrari 430 Scuderia Destroyed 1 Hour After Purchase

THE owner of the jet black Ferrari 430 Scuderia is licking his wounds after his $288,000 burst into flames just one hour after he bought it. A driver in the United Kingdom has destroyed his Ferrari supercar in an accident after owning it for just one hour. Police in South Yorkshire said the driver was…


How a hydroponic tomato garden inspired cops to raid a family’s home

The police report would claim it all kicked off at 7:38 a.m., but Bob Harte later thought it had to be earlier. His 7:20 a.m. alarm had just yanked him awake. Got to get the kids — a boy in seventh grade, a girl in kindergarten — ready for school. Then he heard, like a…


Meet The Woman Rescuing Fruit and Feeding Her Community

Currently, 40% of all food goes to waste in San Diego leaving one in five people in the city food insecure. Food insecurity means, simply, the state of being without reliable access to a sufficient quantity of affordable, nutritious food. Supermarkets dispose of too much good food, regular consumers waste groceries, and the erosion of…


Officer Ambushed by 3 Armed Men. He Pressed the Button to Release His K9. All Hell Broke Loose.

Police officer ‘dragged into the woods to be killed by three men’ saved when his K-9 chases after him and sends the attackers running A police officer who was dragged into the woods by three attackers was saved thanks to his trusty dog. Deputy Todd Frazier of Long Beach, Mississippi, a K-9 officer, pulled over…


Meet The Dad Making A Sustainable Difference In San Diego

California’s drought may have ended but there is still work to be done. With the EPA running the risk of a full defunding under President Trump, research around water conservation is at risk. This is a critical moment for the people of California to save the valuable natural resource and create a more sustainable water…


As Workouts Intensify, a Harmful Side Effect Grows More Common

Three years ago, Christina D’Ambrosio went to her first spin class, pedaling fast on a stationary bike to the rhythms of popular music as an instructor shouted motivation. But Ms. D’Ambrosio, who exercises regularly, found the hourlong class was harder than she anticipated. By the end her legs were sore and wobbly. “I thought my…