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    I have never understood the "purpose to life"...

    I have never understood the "purpose to life" argument. Maybe is because I'm young, who knows. Joseph Campbell puts it best:



    For HGs the experience of being alive was everywhere. IMO we are...
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    Not all "carbs" are refined white sugar and onion...

    Not all "carbs" are refined white sugar and onion fried in rancid vegetable oils, so I wouldn't just blame "carbs". Just saying...

    Happy she has had such good results.
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    I go to school at The University of Florida (Go...

    I go to school at The University of Florida (Go Gators!). Feel free to PM me.
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    I am a college student so I have implemented some...

    I am a college student so I have implemented some of the ideas in this guide. I wish I would have read this when I was starting, I spent way too much money in food the first 6 months or so. I save a...
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    Yeah, we only gotta worry about alligators here...

    Yeah, we only gotta worry about alligators here ;)

    I got in contact with an ecology professor at my university. He is sending me some resources which will hopefully help.
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    Upss... forgot to write my location. I live in...

    Upss... forgot to write my location.

    I live in Gainesville, FL, US. There are some places around here that I know about but I am trying to expand my database :)
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    Place to "get in touch with nature"?

    I am trying to change my workout location from a public park to a more natural location. Do you know a web resource where I could search for these locations? For example, a forest, etc. I am guessing...
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    no. Funny how that works, I am a paleo eater who...

    no. Funny how that works, I am a paleo eater who is simply not blind about this whole low-carb deal and you automatically think troll. You're really going to expand your knowledge like that,...
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    He doesn't live on wild foods (he doesn't eat...

    He doesn't live on wild foods (he doesn't eat paleo), him along with his team survive on packaged camping foods which mostly consists of grains. There are many non-westernized societies out there...
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    Ray Mears Show

    Some of you may want to want his show (Ray Mears). You can find many many episodes on YouTube. He goes out in the wild and looks for the foods that our HGs ancestors would have eaten. He has done...
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    Sticky: I had not checked this thread for a week or so....

    I had not checked this thread for a week or so. Awesome results guys! Congrats to all of you.
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    I attend UF so I know what you are talking about....

    I attend UF so I know what you are talking about. I realized that there will always be an excuse to not fix my sleeping schedule, so I am trying to fix this in a manageable way. I haven't come up...
  13. Maybe you want to send a PM to this guy who just...

    Maybe you want to send a PM to this guy who just posted his:

    marktripp
    http://www.marksdailyapple.com/forum/showthread.php?14832-Yearly-Physical-after-10-months-of-primal

    It would be cool to...
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    I recommend you read the book "Rapt":...

    I recommend you read the book "Rapt": http://www.amazon.com/Rapt-Attention-Focused-Winifred-Gallagher/dp/1594202109 . Is not a book about "strategies" for becoming more focused, but rather about the...
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    DO NOT buy conventional lard as it is very bad....

    DO NOT buy conventional lard as it is very bad. It's hydrogenated and comes from unhealthy animals. If you can't find pastured lard, go with grass-fed butter which are available at most supermarkets...
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    The good thing is that you have a previous calcium score. If your cardiologist is concerned go ahead and get another calcium test. If you do, lets us know of the results.
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    You're right, I should have been more clear. I...

    You're right, I should have been more clear. I mean the explosive activities that are take around 10-30 seconds to complete. When I lift I normally lift for less than 10 seconds at once (I do few...
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    Normally somewhere around 50-100 g of carbs. ...

    Normally somewhere around 50-100 g of carbs.

    What I have found out is that carbs don't matter much if what you are doing is lifting weight, or doing some low intensity exercise for a long time....
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    You might also want to use more of a sweet...

    You might also want to use more of a sweet potato/yam/other tuber gig for post workout. Fruits are half fructose half glucose, fructose fills up liver glycogen while glucose fills up muscle glycogen....
  20. Thread: About carbs.

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    Losing hair could also be an adaptation to the...

    Losing hair could also be an adaptation to the heat. If the adaptation was towards getting more vit D all Africans would also be white. If you are black you won't get enough vitamin D from "winter...
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    I think there is not so much indecision. In the...

    I think there is not so much indecision. In the study I quoted you can see that the Okinawans who had a higher proportion of their diet from animal fat and protein had higher survival rates...
  22. Thread: About carbs.

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    Me too, IMO the mistake is believing that...

    Me too, IMO the mistake is believing that meat/fat heavy diet is at the exclusion of carbohydrate rich sources like tubers, roots, and fruits. For example, getting 70% of your calories from animal...
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    Absolutely, could'n't agree more. I said that...

    Absolutely, could'n't agree more. I said that myself. I also said that carbs have been there all along. The way you wrote your post it seems like you think it is all plant or all animal. This is not...
  24. Thread: About carbs.

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    This is misleading, our health suffered because...

    This is misleading, our health suffered because grains were consumed not because paleo plants were consumed. I agree with your in almost everything, but again, where is the data that points to a low...
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    I do find a flat stomach attractive though, as...

    I do find a flat stomach attractive though, as long as you don't look like you have been starving yourself for years.
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