A Circuit Court Judge for the 30th Circuit in Virginia has vacated his seat following a tale of a 2009 car crash following a night of video games with a former defendant who had appeared before him in court. TriCities.com carries the story of Circuit Judge Joseph Carico (pictured behind the bench) who crashed his […]
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TOKYO (Reuters) – Bad news for dieters: a new study has found that a chemical found in chili peppers being touted as a weight loss aid may not help as much as its manufacturer would like people to think. The chemical, called dihydrocapsiate, is “a great tool for weight management,” said Jun Tashiro at Japanese […]
Donna Simpson, a 42-year old woman from New Jersey, weighs 600lbs (273kg). At 5’4″, that gives her a BMI of 103 – she’d need to lose just over 450lbs to get down to a healthy weight. But Donna Simpson wants to gain weight… hoping to become the fattest woman in the world and weigh 1,000lbs […]