Wiggy's "Just a handful of almonds"-Proven?

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  1. Nick Manning

    Nick Manning Well-Known Member

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    Could Wiggy have been correct?

    http://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/a...shapelier-legs-Eat-daily-handful-almonds.html

    Want to get rid of your muffin top have shapelier legs? Eat a daily handful of almonds
    • Eating 42g (1.5oz) of almonds a day can reduce the risk of an early death
    • This was compared to a banana muffin with the same calories as the nuts
    • Daily handful helped reduce belly fat, waist circumference and leg fat
    • Almonds also found to lower cholesterol, lowering heart disease risk


    Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-2901962/Want-rid-muffin-shapelier-legs-Eat-daily-handful-almonds.html#ixzz3OLZIXMYQ
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  2. Jayla

    Jayla Ou ai-je l'esprit? VIP Gold

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    Almonds are great, but Wiggy is still fat. He needs to cut his portion in half.
     
  3. Omen

    Omen Well-Known Member

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    Almond Milk is supposed to be VERY healthy
     
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    don't that shit cause man tits

    or is that soy milk
     
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    Brb.....off to buy almonds!
    :happy:
     
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    Kool Well-Known Member Banned User

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    weird almond facts.

    -In Christian tradition, the almond branches are used as a symbol of the Virgin Birth of Jesus. If you pay attention, you’ll notice that paintings of this scene often include almond branches encircling the baby Jesus.

    -Almonds are mentioned ten times in the Bible. According to tradition, if the Israelites followed the Lord, the almond trees would give forth sweet almonds, but if they forsook the Lord their God, the trees would give forth bitter almonds.
     
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    ScottBaiosPenis Well-Known Member

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    almond milk is basically a 1/3 cup of almonds and mostly water.
     
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    TallTyrion Triggered like a mofo

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    an almond and a spoon full of fish (unbreaded) is all he gets for dinner.
     
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    I had Smokehouse Almonds a few weeks ago. mmmmmmmm + cocktail
     
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    compared to a muffin? giv me a break. almonds and other nuts/seeds can cause adverse reactions in a lot of ppl and besides it's like impossible to find raw almonds in the US
     
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    The Greeks serve sugar coated almonds at weddings....reminder of the bittersweet nature of marriage.
     
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    I eat almonds everday. I love them and they're very healthy.

    I also love salmon and most the other food Howard likes.



    the difference is I also like pizza and beer and chicken wings, sometimes a little too much
     
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    Depends who's "hand" is the handful. If his big dopey wife is dolling out the handfuls, he's getting enough to fill a catchers mitt.
     
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    I'm confused. The study doesn't indicate how many portions of almonds are in a handful.
     
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  15. Bye You!

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    is that why?

    when i was a kid i called them "bride's nuts." :jj:

    i love those things!
     
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    Bye You! The n word guy Gold

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    you unevolved peasant with nothing going on in your life :fil:
     
  17. Uncle Larry

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    According to the article, "this study was funded by the Almond Board of California" - quite a shocker that they found out almonds are the healthier alternative.
     
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    A handful of almonds?!?!?! What is wrong with people robin? Who needs to eat that much!?!?! Robin? Robin? Fred do we need a break?
     
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    I already love raw almonds but this is a nice bonus! :buffet:
     
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  20. Nick Manning

    Nick Manning Well-Known Member

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    Good catch! That's straight of the Howard Stern Show Sponsor Handbook. "Snapple is so great, Robin."