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Weekend Link Love – Edition 70

Meatonnaise, mayonnaise made from meat fat. Is it possible? Serious Eats attempts to turn mayo-fantasy into reality by creating mayonnaise using beef, duck, and lamb fat [1]. Read the post and you may even catch a glimpse of the fabled mayo-unicorn, baconnaise. (thanks, double_t [2]!)

Kellogg is scared of the swine flu. Or more accurately, they’re scared of consumers lashing out against their odious marketing tactics… [3] (thanks Dan, and here’s a pic of Kellogg at their worst [4])

I’ll stop lambasting The Biggest Loser when they stop making it so easy… most recently they’ve backed a contraption of spectacular, unnatural movement that looks like the bastard offspring between an elliptical machine and a tricycle. I don’t know what’s worse about this Street Strider commercial [5], the looks of forced glee on the faces of contestants trying it out, or a fitness model using McDonald’s “I’m lovin’ it” slogan to describe the one-use-before-collecting-dust-in-garage device.

For a touch of the weird, The Great Fitness Experiment explores EFT, or “emotional freedom techniques [6]” that involve thumping your own face to fight sugar cravings. Absolute malarkey or legitimate strategy? Read and discuss.

I think Andy Sandberg might be onto something with his treatment of energy drinks and birthday cake… [7]

Primal Recipe Corner

Best Posts of October, 2009

That’s right, I’m bringing back my “Best of the previous month [10]” feature. Catch up on some good stuff.

Time Capsule

One Year Ago (November 2 – 8, 2008)

And finally, Coke will harm you any way it can [21].