At least in the 50's, the government was encouraging young men, particularly teenagers, to get more iron. I'm guessing it has something to do with the military, as it kind of lines up with other efforts to use the findings of all that WWII military research. » 2/08/15 6:01pm 2/08/15 6:01pm

How much was it a "wave?" It seems like, at least in the US, it was contained in one or two disproportionately prominent corners (especially the NYC arts scene) of a certain subset of the population (gay men, and to a far lesser extent blacks). It certainly seems to have left P-town alone, although that's been a… » 2/08/15 10:00am 2/08/15 10:00am

Looking at the ABV, Budweiser is actually middle of the road unless you're into the hop-vodka the dumber craft brewers put out for dick-measuring. As far as I can tell, the whole stereotype about American beer being weaker comes from a time when American brewers used a different measurement than everyone else (like… » 2/06/15 2:07pm 2/06/15 2:07pm

Just to clarify: No More is an "actual nonprofit." It just happens to use communications techniques derived from marketing, which actually describes the whole field of Health Communications as well as the efforts of most people who actually know what they're doing in public health programs. » 2/05/15 6:23pm 2/05/15 6:23pm