• tca300: I understand this is off topic from what you typically teach, but I was wondering if you have run across any information or learned on your own, things that help people grieve over lost loved ones, and or fear of losing others to death? Thank you!

    Ray Peat: It activates the “helplessness” reactions in the body, stress weakening your own life, and I think it can help to get out of that if you think of your life as a continuation of theirs—the same life, though with fewer bodies.

    Rest in Paradise, Raymond Peat  October 12, 1936 - November 24 2022

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    Choosing Ripe Oranges?

    I've watched youtube videos, read articles, and apoke with grocery store employees, but I still am not sure I understand how to choose oranges that are ripe. Does anyone here have a sure fire method for picking ripe oranges (short of opening them up and tasting them before buying:)? Thanks
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