Ed Driscoll

See Also: Orson Welles, Alfred Hitchcock, and William Howard Taft

“Recipe for a long life: overweight people have LOWER death risk,” the UK Independent notes. Insert obligatory reference to the Sleeper diet edging closer to becoming FDA-approved here:

Update: “Brain image study: Fructose may spur overeating,” Fox DC reports. But overeating could lead to longer life, so this is all good news, right? (And lends further credence to the Sleeper diet.)