This explains a lot. Oxford University scientists used memory tests, physical checks and brain scans to examine 107 people between the ages of 61 and 87, and determine that those on a meat-free diet were six times more likely to suffer brain shrinkage. Brain shrinkage my friends... from a Vitamin B12 deficiency. (CourierMail.com.au, hat tip Above Top Secret) "When the volunteers were retested five years later the medics found those with the lowest levels of vitamin B12 were also the most likely to have brain shrinkage. It confirms earlier research showing a link between brain atrophy and low levels of B12."
What do you think? Me, I love a big juicy steak, preferably a New York Strip... and shrimp, and chicken, and pork, and fish, and ..... YUM YUM.
Other political and terror news:
Obama tried to interfere with Iraqi negotiations and stall American troop withdrawals until after November election in order to make himself look good and the Bush Administration look bad.
From Stop the ACLU:
The union supporting, Democratic Party pushing, extreme leftist Association of Community Organizations for Reform Now (ACORN) has been caught trying to gerry rig voter applications in Michigan. It is looking like fraud on a massive scale in Detroit as ACORN tries to fill the Democrat voter rolls with fake Democrat voters.
Obama Camp Responds to Palin
Fellow McCain POW Says President Should Not Be Focused on Email, Peace and Freedom '08
Bud Day“I don’t want my Commander in Chief preoccupied with email.”
That according to retired Marine Lt. Col. Orson Swindle. Swindle was a prisoner of war (POW) in the Hanoi Hilton at the same time John McCain was in prison there. He appeared this morning of “Fox and Friends” on the Fox News Channel.
“I know he can’t comb his hair,” Swindle said of McCain.
American Interests Blog sets the record and the MSM straight on Sarah Palin's statements on dealing with conflicts in the world. The press seems to confust Palin's statements with Barack Obama's statements.