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For the past sixty years American consumers eating chicken have also been ingesting small amounts of a known cancer-causing agent. The Food and Drug Administration now admits that chicken meat sold in the United States contains arsenic. What is especially disturbing is that the arsenic is intentionally added to chicken feed. The FDA explains how […]
Male political candidates now find themselves in an uncomfortable place that their female counterparts always have been. In the 2012 presidential campaign, commentators have specifically targeted at least three male political leaders for their physical appearance. The most publicized to date have been candidates Chris Christy, Scott Brown, and Mitt Romney. New Jersey Governor Chris […]