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Comment: Re:Density vs fractures (Score 3) 106

by phantomfive (#48671523) Attached to: Scientists Say the Future Looks Bleak For Our Bones

we know that dairy product consumption is correlated with higher density and fractures. There is no consensus on how to explain that,

If you're talking about this study, there is no consensus that milk causes fractures other than "looks interesting, more study needed." Even the authors say that.

Comment: Re:It was dry, but not BAD like Phantom Menace (Score 1) 345

by phantomfive (#48665379) Attached to: Ars: Final Hobbit Movie Is 'Soulless End' To 'Flawed' Trilogy
They can start by removing the part where a full mace blow to the face causes a slight concussion and little more. Then get rid of the part where goblin kings are a punch line.

The original hobbit caught the spirit and excitement of the great epic adventures. The only time where the Hobbit movie caught that same spirit was in the opening where they were washing dishes. It's There and Back Again. Other people in the background are making deep strategic moves over the fate of the world, but that's in the background.

The biggest difference between time and space is that you can't reuse time. -- Merrick Furst