The Grand Illusion

Episode 40 · November 15th, 2011 · 1 hr 13 mins

About this Episode

This week, host Angelo Coppola covers stories that include: kids being tested for high cholesterol, impact of obesity, NPR blogger slams Paleo, Dr. Oz's Prehistoric Diet plan, the Iceman's bad teeth, addictive foods, fruit and weight gain, honey that's not honey + a new Moment of Paleo and Matt Ridley After the Bell.

Wise Traditions Conference November 11 - 14 in Dallas
Jon Stewart - Hot Dogs

Test All Kids for High Cholesterol - MSNBC
The Impact of Obesity - NPR (Thanks, Tom)
The Paleo Diet Not the Way to a Healthy Future - NPR
Prehistoric Diet Plan - Dr. Oz (Thanks, Tawana)
Adherents to Paleo Diet Find Weight loss Success
Oetzi the Iceman and His Bad Teeth - Discovery News (Thanks, Glenn)
Fatty Foods as Addictive as Cocaine - Bloomberg (Thanks, Glenn)
Our Ancestors Ate a Low-Carb Diet - Dr. Briffa - The Epoch Times (Thanks, Mike)
Fruit Blamed for Weight Gain (Thanks, Kevin)
Honey isn’t Honey - Food Safety News

The Anti-establishment Diet

Matt Ridley - TED - When Ideas Have Sex