September 2011

Double-Snouted Pig Born in China

We like to call these stories medical anomalies or miracles, maybe even signs from God. But what they are to me are reminders that our environment is totally out of whack, and that between the pollution we pour into it (and onto it) and the hormones and chemicals we put in everything from food to furniture, it’s no wonder that we all don’t look like extras in Futurama.