Issue #106
January 7, 2015

From Walmart to Literacy

If your town is anything like ours, then you probably have more Walmarts than you know what to do with. Seems like an awful lot of wasted space for retail that could probably be put to a better use. Well, in McAllen, Texas they felt the same way. And when the local McAllen Walmart shut its doors for good, they decided to use it as an opportunity to build a new communal space for their town. Rather than build another mecca of merchandise, they decided to turn their newly abandoned Walmart into a ... Read More

Your High Priced Workout Clothes Make you Smell

You ever notice those annoying people at the gym? You know, those gear heads who seem like working out is less about exercising and more about sporting these fancy, stylish workout clothes made from synthetic fabrics. Well it looks like their clothes may be adding something extra to their workout, like that gross, sweaty, old gym clothes smell. ... Read More

Quinoa: The Popular Grain

From time to time I catch myself sounding incredibly smug about my diet. My choice to ditch dairy and meat was motivated entirely by a desire to improve my overall health. It was a 100% selfish decisi ... Read More
Issue #106
January 7, 2015