More Obese People In the World Than Underfed

April 1, 2016 Dr. Tar 18

Perhaps for the first time in human history, there are more people eating too much than too little according to the British Medical Journal The Lancet.     This conclusion was drawn after a global study of body mass index trends since 1975.

The Crunch Effect

April 1, 2016 Dr. Tar 10

Researchers are saying that the noise of our own eating may be a means we unconsciously use to assess how much we’ve consumed. They say the louder the better but eating with the TV on may drown out the sound of your own eating, cancel [Read More]

Donald Trump Recites “The Snake”

March 31, 2016 Dr. Tar 10

We’ve covered this previously, but maybe it’s time for a rerun. I have never been to a Trump rally, but apparently a reading of the lyrics from “The Snake” by Al Wilson is often done by the candidate. Yesterday, in Appleton, WI, this version was recorded for posterity.

Scotland Bets Energy Future On Windmills

March 29, 2016 Dr. Tar 28

With the closing of the Longannet Power Station last week, Scotland has completely sworn off coal as an energy source.    “ScottishPower has shifted much of its focus to renewable energy development and has six new onshore wind farms under development involving an investment of over [Read More]

She’s Breaking Up

March 29, 2016 Dr. Tar 5

The T.S. Taipei suffered engine failure off the coast of Taiwan earlier this month and ran aground on the 10th. The vessel is now in the process of losing its cargo into the sea while breaking up. The container ship was carrying volatile chemicals that [Read More]

EgyptAir Hijacking Ends Without Incident

March 29, 2016 Dr. Tar 2

Seif Eldin Mustafa, the man wearing a “suicide belt” in order to commandeer an EgyptAir flight and take it to Cyprus is reportedly under arrest. Mustafa apparently hijacked the aircraft in order to get a letter to his divorced wife.

Welcome To Wisconsin, Donald

March 28, 2016 Dr. Tar 39

Milwaukee Conservative radio host, Charlie Sykes interviewed Donald Trump this morning providing the candidate an opportunity to respond to the most challenging questions. Starting with a call for an apology to Heidi Cruz, and then leading into Mr. Trump’s image among women voters, to trade [Read More]

Taliban Spin Off Group Bombs Pakistani Park

March 28, 2016 Dr. Tar 1

The death toll is still climbing from an Easter Sunday suicide bombing of a Lahore park frequented by Christians. The latest tally is 70 killed and 300 injured. Despite trying to target Christians, most of the victims were Muslim women and children.

Wash Times Reports Priest Crucified

March 28, 2016 Dr. Tar 17

Rev. Thomas Uzhunnalil, known as Father Tom, was abducted by members of the Islamic State earlier this month. The radicals vowed to crucify the priest on Good Friday. The Washington Times has reported that the Muslim monsters carried through on their threat.

Looming Disaster of Biblical Proportions

March 27, 2016 Dr. Tar 22

The Mosul dam has not received necessary maintenance to shore up the 2 1/4 mile long structure since the Islamic State took the city of Mosul in 2014. If the dam breaks the 1 million residents of Mosul would have about four hours to escape a [Read More]

Shrillary Gets Some Coaching From Kimmel

March 27, 2016 Dr. Tar 7

It’s painful enough listening to Hillary, but this just made it worse.    In a segment they call “mansplained,” Jimmy Kimmel tries to help Hillary Clinton improve her stump speech.

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