Forget about the Iron chefs, Alton Browns, and Rachel Rays; learn from the original. Cheeseslave writes a delightful tribute to Julia Child , a TV Chef who wasn’t afraid to cook with fat.
Planning on living a hundred years? Be sure to save enough money! The Washington Post reports that Larry Haubner may lose his savings before he loses his health . He’s 107 and still pumping iron!
America is growing fatter  and waiting time at the emergency room is growing longer . Coincidence? Via Trust for America’s Health and Healthbolt, respectively.
Or if bacon’s not your thing, if you desire more fruits and veggies, the beautiful food photography of Primal recipes  from Joyful Abode will be sure to make your mouth water.
The Onion’s recent “food and dining” issue contains a smorgasbord of satirical gems. Read the latest and fakest about Taco Bell , Frito-Lays , Keebler Elves , Little Debbie , and one complex food pyramid .
And finally, a cautionary tale of alcoholic vervet monkeys , courtesy of the BBC.