‘The Whale’ Screenwriter on Cynicism, Fat Suits, and Darren Aronofsky

The award-winning playwright turned screenwriter told IndieWire, “I find cynicism to be utterly, intellectually bankrupt.” Drama Desk Award-winning playwright turned Best Adapted Screenplay contender Samuel D. Hunter understands that certain folks may have reservations about going to see his new autofictional film “The Whale,” in which Brendan Fraser plays a 600-pound recluse attempting to reconnect … Read more

FAT Brands Unlocks the strength of its Diverse Portfolio

Nine years ago, FAT Brands found an opportunity to place wings and burgers under the same roof with its first co-brand Fatburger and Buffalo’s Express location. As chief brand officer Mason Wiederhorn explains, “Who wouldn’t love that from a customer’s perspective?” The nickname for the concept, “Fatbuff,” is even easy to say. Since 2013, well … Read more

Study shows how dietary saturated/trans fats promote liver tumorigenesis

Fatty foods harm our health. Prior research has established a link between the consumption of dietary fats and non-alcoholic fatty liver disease, which subsequently leads to inflammation and tumor formation in the liver. However, the precise effects of dietary fat composition on liver tumorigenesis remain elusive. A new study shows that dietary saturated/trans fats, but … Read more

2 Fat Yields So You Never Run Out Of Money In Retirement

PeopleImages/iStock via Getty Images Co-produced with “Hidden Opportunities.” Retirement is a major moment in life, bringing about all sorts of changes. For starters, your morning routine is different. No more alarm clock, fighting traffic, balancing your breakfast in your hands so that you can make Polite gestures to the other drivers – just to let … Read more

Star of My Big Fat Fabulous Life dies aged 76

Whitney Thore, Founder of No Body Shame Campaign (L) and Barbara Thore speak onstage during TLC’s ‘My Big Fat Fabulous Life’ panel at Discovery Communications’ 2015 Winter Television Critics Association press tour at the Langham Hotel on January 8, 2015 (Getty Images ) Barbara “Babs” Thore, star of My Big Fat Fabulous Lifehas died aged … Read more

‘Ronaldo in Brazil is just a fat man walking down the street’

Former Brazil star Kaka has revealed that many of his compatriots don’t support the team as well as foreign fans. The 2002 World Cup winner feels the national side’s past and present players are given greater adulation than those at home. Getty Kaka Brazil legends don’t get the same respect at home Kaka, the former … Read more