Posts tagged "asparagus"

Want To Protect Your Liver This New Year’s Eve? Eat Some Asparagus

If you're planning to party like a rock star this New Year's Eve, you might want to take a break from pounding Jagerbombs to pounding a plate of sauteed asparagus. According to a study in the Journal of Food Science, certain amino acids and minerals found in asparagus have the power to flush out "cellular…

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / December 26, 2012

Today, We Are All This Kitty In A Panda Suit

Guys, it's been a rough week here in New York and the surrounding areas. We feel a little beat up and spit out -- a bit like Cooper, stuck here in a cute as hell panda suit against his will. Much of the region is still totally fucked, and could really use your thoughts, prayer…

By: Julie Gerstein / November 2, 2012

This Woman Predicts The Future With Asparagus

Meet Jemima Packington, a woman who divines the future using asparagus. The world's only "Asparamancer" (as she calls herself), she casts the spears in the air and reads the shapes they form when they land. She been reading asparagus since she was a little girl and claims to have been making accurate predictions about such…

By: Ami Angelowicz / February 3, 2012