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It's Monday, January 28, and People Who Oppose GMOs Know the Least About Food Science

Plus, why we should probably all become In-N-Out managers.
Hannah Keyser
1.28.19
wellness

This Is What Happens to Your Body if You Don't Eat For Three Days

I took a look at the good, bad, and smelly effects a 72-hour fast has on the body.
Grant Stoddard
10.19.18
ramadan

Why I Decided to Do a Social Media Fast This Ramadan

It seriously changed my perspective on things.
Harits Paramasatya
6.7.18
Religion

Young Muslims Talk About the First Time They Cheated on Ramadan

"We ended up dipping back to her place to watch movies. The devil really looked after me that day."
Mahmood Fazal
5.18.18
Religion

Like Many Young Muslims, I Fake Fasting During Ramadan

Yes, I had a huge lunch, but my Muslim family believes I’m just as hungry as they are.
آبي لوف
5.15.18
Gender

Gender Transition Made Me Re-Evaluate My Diet

Six months on "T" and three months spent as a vegan, I was waking up to the reality that testosterone alone would not give me the body I wanted. I sought the V-shape, which meant seriously re-evaluating my diet.
Fred McConnell
9.23.17
ramadan

Trump Skips Ramadan Feast, Breaking 20-Year White House Tradition

The first White House iftar took place in 1805.
Alex Swerdloff
6.26.17
Health

I Gave Up Meat, Booze, Drugs, Gluten, Dairy, Sugar, and Orgasms

I cut every vice from my life for a month to try and become a better person. I wouldn't recommend it.
Justin Caffier
6.7.17
ramadan

How to Talk to Muslims During Ramadan

What to say and what not to say to your Muslim colleagues and friends during the most important month of their year.
Sarah Hagi
5.24.17
ISIS

As Food Supplies Dwindle, ISIS Tells Its Fighters to Eat Less

ISIS told its followers to just eat one meal day—and they decided to call it a religious fast, rather than what it really is: a desperate means of coping with increasing food shortages after intense battles in and around Mosul took out large amounts of...
Alex Swerdloff
11.7.16
Stuff

I Tried to Become a Better Person in Seven Days

My approach was simple: try one new mind-body challenge every day for a week. Like any worthy experiment it involved dumpsters, bleach, shame, swordfighting, and diarrhea.
Zac Thompson
8.14.16
Stuff

Fasting Muslims Told Us What It's Like to Work with Food During Ramadan

As you'd imagine it can be pretty shitty, especially when the fast is about 17 hours long during summer.
Sam Bright
6.26.16
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