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Now Here’s A Good Reason To Cross Sodas Off My Grocery List. Forever.

Look, it’s 2014. Most of us don't need to be reminded that soda is bad for us. But for those undeterred by the prospect of tooth rot or diabetes, how do you feel about the possibility that you’re actually being controlled, like a country under military occupation, by companies like Coca-Cola that grow rich selling poor health? This beautifully produced video explains how that’s particularly true for people of color — and their kids.

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As face masks have become mandatory in many places to limit the spread of coronavirus, it's also become an increasingly politicized thing. As we know, anything that involves political polarization also involves vast amounts of misinformation and disinformation. Whose idea was the internet again?

No one I know loves wearing a mask. We all wish we didn't have to. But there are an awful lot of people saying they can't wear one, or they refuse to wear one because they've been led to believe that masks are somehow more dangerous than not wearing one. I've seen and read "information" on everything from masks depriving people of oxygen to masks causing CO2 build up to masks creating fungus problems.

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