Weekly Roundup

Some interesting reads from the last week: The top five institutions that Millennials trust the least (are you surprised by number one?) Millennials now outnumber Boomers and Gen Xers in the workforce Looks like Millennials are shunning religion more and more How Millennials differ from other generations…in bed (oh la la!) Apparently two-thirds of Millennials don’t want to be called Millennials A look at how the American diet has changed in the last four decades The six worst things you can do Read More

Does P90X Really Work?

I just finished watching a video from Yahoo! News article about four people who tried the P90X program for 90 days (where the 90 in P90X comes from), and how they fared at the end of the 90-day trial. Essentially, none of them achieved their fitness goals.  They all completed the program but they barely registered any changes in body fat or muscle mass.  So I guess the point of this video/article was that these kinds of programs don’t work the way marketers Read More

Weekly Round-up: Baltimore Edition

Things have been relatively quiet the past few days in Baltimore.  I have heard that tomorrow (Saturday) there is supposed to be a huge rally downtown — hopefully it will remain peaceful.  I have read a lot of stories about Baltimore this past week, and below I’m linking to a few of them for our weekly round-up.  I know that the national media has painted a pretty bad picture of Baltimore, and while some of it is true much more of it has Read More