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The Educated Eater

Recently I was part of a conversation on Facebook about the concept of fat tax/junk food tax/whatever you want to call it.  The current food being demonised is sugar, and this particular conversation was about a proposed sugar tax in New Zealand, but I’m pretty sure that wherever you are has had something similar in the not too distant past. 1,041 more words

Interesting selection of maps show the obesity rates of countries throughout the world... some of the data may surprise you

Daily Mail:

  • The Pacific Islands, east of Australia, top the list of countries with the highest percentage of their populations obese
  • Experts have blamed the soaring obesity rates on nations colonising the islands and introducing Western diets…
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2,ooo Too Fat to Work - Are They Spongers?

More than 2,000 people are living off benefits because they are too fat to work.

The number of obese claimants has almost doubled in Britain since 1997. 277 more words

DWP

Why You Shouldn't Judge Fat People

I’m the first one to admit that I’m fat. I’m definitely not in shape, I’ve got flab, and according to the BMI scale I’m morbidly obese. 897 more words

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Some things about Romania's anti-rocket sistem

1. It is a very high-scale table-tennis playing machine.

2. U.S.A. threw away its unnecesary junk to make room for its fat people.

3. Romania secretely prepares to… 46 more words

No Cure For Stupidity

Shouldn't 'Sports' Sue?

I think ‘sports’ should sue. Its name is being used in a defamatory and misleading way.

Whereas sports is about health and well-being the word is being used in completely contradictory ways (think military intelligence or compassionate conservatism). 102 more words

Should Fat People Work in Fitness?

I’ve been spending some time over the holidays with friends and family that don’t work in the fitness business.  They always have a lot of questions about what I do and how the industry works.  471 more words