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    I've found that a good way to deal with carb...

    I've found that a good way to deal with carb cravings is to eat a banana and some watermelon with a tablespoon of honey.
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    That's odd. I previously invited you to quote me...

    That's odd. I previously invited you to quote me saying something inaccurate, and you failed to do so. Do you want to try again?



    Okay, I've read your posts and I learned that people run out of...
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    1. I'm not a chicken. Similarly, Kuala Bears are...

    1. I'm not a chicken. Similarly, Kuala Bears are supposed to eat Eucalyptus leaves, but that doesn't mean I'm going to.

    2. I do eat some grains.
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    Never. Our ancestors' diets during the...

    Never. Our ancestors' diets during the paleolithic era differed from time to time and from place to place, and we're not quite sure exactly what they consisted of in any time or place, but by most...
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    Exactly what it says. No, that was several...

    Exactly what it says.



    No, that was several billion years after the beginning of our ancestors.
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    Isn't a grain-free chicken a bit like a...

    Isn't a grain-free chicken a bit like a legume-free cow?

    I think chickens are supposed to eat grains (though not exclusively).
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    Yes, insects, grubs, eggs, fish, nuts, seeds, and...

    Yes, insects, grubs, eggs, fish, nuts, seeds, and fatty fruits have long been available as sources of fat even before big-game hunting became common. After all, certain mammals (raccoons? moles?) and...
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    I'm pretty sure everything I've said was...

    I'm pretty sure everything I've said was accurate. If you disagree, can you quote me saying something inaccurate?

    On the other hand, you and your "run out of insulin" stuff, as well as your "our...
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    You're the one who made the claim that our...

    You're the one who made the claim that our ancestors had been eating fat longer than carbs, not me.

    Our ancestors had been eating carbs since long before they were human, and they never stopped....
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    "Run out of insulin"? Where are you getting this...

    "Run out of insulin"? Where are you getting this stuff?
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    If our ancestors had been eating carbs longer...

    Nope. If they had been we wouldn't have metabolic syndrome today.[/quote]
    As a matter of logic, that simply doesn't follow. (Replace carbs with water and you'll see why. Or with fat, for that...
  12. Or non-wheat bread. You may be able to find some...

    Or non-wheat bread. You may be able to find some Bavarian-style rye bread, for example.
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    As a matter of logic, that simply doesn't follow....

    As a matter of logic, that simply doesn't follow. (Replace carbs with water and you'll see why. Or with fat, for that matter.)
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    No. You posted that fat is the preferred fuel...

    No. You posted that fat is the preferred fuel over carbs because our ancestors have been eating fat for a long time.

    That's like saying that Kobe Bryant is a better basketball player than LeBron...
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    One could say, with equal justification, the...

    One could say, with equal justification, the exact same thing about carbs.
  16. The book isn't primarily about losing weight....

    The book isn't primarily about losing weight. It's primarily about establishing healthy eating habits. The publisher put the weight loss thing in the title to sell more copies.
  17. This is the book you want: Foodist: Using Real...

    This is the book you want:

    Foodist: Using Real Food and Real Science to Lose Weight Without Dieting

    It's awesome and reasonable.
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    Realistic doses of glucagon do not appear to...

    Realistic doses of glucagon do not appear to promote lipolysis in humans.
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    The article is from Scientific American, not...

    No proof of that claim (that humans brains are "rebounding") was provided. It's just a happy ending they tacked on at the end of the article.

    Basically carbs make people stupid; mental impairment...
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    I made fried rice from a package of Miracle...

    These noodles don't contain RS, they contain another prebiotic called glucomannan (from the konjac root which is the main ingredient of these noodes). As far as I know, heat has no effect on this...
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    Yes, the hypothesis that "carbs --> insulin -->...

    Yes, the hypothesis that "carbs --> insulin --> bodyfat" has been pretty well refuted, IMO.

    Whole Health Source: The Carbohydrate Hypothesis of Obesity: a Critical Examination
  22. I think "everything in moderation" is a useful...

    I think "everything in moderation" is a useful concept. Specifically, it's a useful check against our own nutritional ignorance.

    The fact is that most people -- even including us -- are wrong...
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    Carbohydrates -- legumes, tubers, fruits -- have...

    Carbohydrates -- legumes, tubers, fruits -- have been staple foods for humans throughout our existence.

    Human brain size has decreased over the last 10,000 years since grain-based agriculture...
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    Regarding fish livers -- I don't know if you live...

    Regarding fish livers -- I don't know if you live near a Russian or other Eastern European deli, but the one near me carries tinned cod livers for about $4. The can says it's three servings, but for...
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    I just made some corn tortillas. It was super...

    I just made some corn tortillas. It was super easy.

    I just used Bob's Red Mill Masa Harina and water. Nothing else.

    I figured I'd press them with the bottom of a cast-iron skillet (in between...
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