Melting away 'fat is evil' concept (commentary)

Melting away 'fat is evil' concept (commentary)

IF you live in Kansas, like I do, the phrase, "I'm melting!" has a particularly satisfying meaning. It's what the wicked witch of the north in "The Wizard of Oz" cried as Dorothy sprayed her with water. It took just a few seconds for the witch to dissolve, leaving behind just a hat and a partially burned broom.

Investigative journalist Nina Teicholz just poured gallons of cold water on that rickety old "fat is a killer" meme, and it might soon diss

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