Originally posted by ekedolphinAnyhoo. If you ask me, this low-carb thing is getting very weird. Beer companies had competing ads on the subject. “We've got x less carbs than the other guys.” “Yeah? Well, you can burn x carbs channel-surfing.” Hardee's is selling burgers that don't have bread. And now this.
Low-Carb is pretty effective, all things considered - I lost about 50 pounds or so in 5 months on Atkins before it got a little bit too expensive for my budget. The price of meat and chicken went WAY up, not to mention how much Atkins wants you to pay for a box of cereal ($5.50) or pasta ($6.) It's becoming the 'trendy' thing to do and it's leading to a lot of people doing it incorrectly, imo. From last week at work:
Friend: "I'm doing Atkins. Thankfully BK has these bunless burgers." *Friend smothers burger in ketchup* Me: "You know, there's 3 carbs in a packet of ketchup." Friend: "Is there? Oh hell."
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When I was at a college station, all we did was report every song to the publishing companies. That doesn't count ID's or bumpers, for which we used "real" songs (as opposed to library music), just because we could.