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Obama Approves Slaughtering And Eating Horses??

Filed under: Legal MattersBarack ObamaHorses

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President Obama just legalized horse slaughter for human consumption.

Yup.

That means the president says we can now kill and eat horses.

Gross.

The bill was signed into law right before thanksgiving.

So Obama will pardon two turkeys but only after sentencing 120,000 to 200,000 horses to death.

The slaughtering of horses was originally illegal only because there weren't any finances to support the inspection of horses in transit and the slaughter houses.

But now there apparently are enough finances.

So even though 70% of Americans are against horse slaughter, and Obama made a campaign promise to permanently ban horse slaughter, he still signed the bill.

Seems dishonest to us.

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Factors To Consider When Deciding On A Diet

Filed under: Exclusives!Q&ADietsLisa DeFazio

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There are A LOT of diets out there, but when trying to decide on the diet that is right for you it is also important to consider A LOT of factors!

Since there is so much to contemplate, FitPerez reader Jess wrote dietician Lisa DeFazio for some healthy help, asking:

Hi Lisa,

How do you decide what kind of diet to go on? Instead of limiting different foods is moderation the key for everyone? Also, how many calories should you eat a day if you want to lose weight in a healthy way?

According to Lisa D:

Hi Jess!

There are so many diets, some good, some very bad. There are many diets that work, and there are some factors to consider when choosing a plan to follow.

First consider your lifestyle. Do you cook and go to the market, or do you eat on the run? Do you have any health issues? I recommend getting a full physical, blood pressure and complete blood work (including a lipid profile, B12, iron, thyroid, blood glucose, etc.) to determine if you have special dietary restrictions.

For example, if you have high cholesterol, you need to cut down on animal products, if your blood glucose is high, you should follow the diabetic guidelines and cut down on sugar. The general rule for weight loss is that women should consume 1200 to 1500 calories per day and men should have about 1600 to 1800 calories per day. Any calorie level below 1200 calories per day is considered a medical weight loss program and you should see a doctor weekly, as you are more vulnerable to complications.

Overall, moderation will work if you have the discipline to stop at one cookie or 5 chips, but not everyone has the discipline to do this! Personally, I do not keep the junk in the house because once I start I want more, so I just avoid it!

For more great dietary advice, shoot Tips@FitPerez.com an email, then check back to see if Lisa answers your question!

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Slim Summer Cocktails

Filed under: Alcohol

Along with summer's trips to the beach, exotic vacations, and backyard barbecues, a lot of people tend to do a lot more DRINKING! Ha!

If you're trying to slim down, the best thing to do is avoid consuming alcohol all together. However, if you're going to indulge in a cocktail or two, indulge while consuming the least amount of calories!

Check out a low-calorie liqueur called Ty Ku, which has half of the calories of ordinary vodka, as well as some easy recipes for delicious skinny cocktails for you and your friends above!

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Lindsanity Tampered With Her SCRAM Bracelet! Had A .04 Alcohol Level In Her System!

Filed under: Lindsay LohanLegal MattersBusted!

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We knew it! Girlfriend is one sneaky, resourceful little trainwreck!

Despite Lindsanity LOLhan apparently having a clean urine sample - used to prove her innocence the night her SCRAM bracelet maaagically went off - new reports are confirming that the device detected .04 alcohol level in her system, and then was tampered with!

A source confirms:

"There was absolutely no doubt that Lindsay was drinking, and the report that the alcohol monitoring service provided to Judge Revel was very detailed and extremely reliable. The (SCRAM) report also says that Lohan's SCRAM bracelet had indeed been tampered with, and this is one of the reasons that Judge Revel determined that Lindsay violated terns of her bail."

The time of the urine test will be compared to the SCRAM data in the hard-pAArtying wacktress' probation violation hearing on July 6, and because the alcohol-monitoring device is apparently much more reliable than peepee, if the stats don't match up, gurl is EFFED!

We are certainly curious to see how this all plays out! And, of course, eagerly awaiting a laundry list of excuses from La Loca and Orange Oprah!

We can hear it now! "It wasn't me - It was my ex-father who made my SCRAM bracelet detect alcohol in my system!"

LOLs!

What do U think they'll say this time??

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