Issue #33
February 29, 2012

7 Tips to reduce your carbon pawprint

Our puppy turned one last week. Being yuppies, we had a birthday party for her. And, like the proud parents we were, we let the pups roughhouse on our floor, while we discussed important parental matters with the other owners. Things like: how is puppy school going? Is your dog making friends? Are the toys you bought him helping his cognitive development? Are the clothes she’s wearing warm enough? ... Read More

Can BPA make you Fat?

Like you didn’t hate the stuff enough already… Trans-fats and too much sitting get most of the blame for rising obesity and diabetes rates in the U.S. –perhaps rightfully so. But now there’s growing evidence of another factor at work: our old friend BPA. ... Read More

Tony’s Top 5 Films to Change the World

What makes a movie great? You can measure the quality of a film in a lot of ways. Story, visuals, music—acting, of course. But one of those criteria ought to be impact. How does a movie change the w ... Read More

Seller’s Profile: The Ethical Coffee Chain

There’s a story behind everything we consume, including the things we eat and drink. In the case of the products sold by the Ethical Coffee Chain (ECC), there’s not one story, but two; and behind ... Read More
Issue #33
February 29, 2012