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This Thanksgiving, Media Still Stuffed with Food Police Message
11/21/2011 6:40 PM ET
Media outlets maintain tradition with anti-obesity reporting heavy on calls for food regulation, taxation, with a side of shaming the overweight.
From Soda Taxes to Happy Meal Toy Bans, Media Feed Viewers Food Police Message
11/10/2010 10:11 PM ET
Under guise of anti-obesity crusade, liberal media ask if soda is 'killing us,' compare it to cocaine and condemn fast food companies for ads.
'World News' Shills for Soda Tax to Fight Obesity
4/9/2009 9:04 AM ET
ABC segment leans toward engineering human behavior with taxes, neglects personal responsibility for drink choices.
Wash. Post on Obese Children: 'Parent' Never Mentioned
5/22/2008 3:12 PM ET
Article celebrates victories of anti-food advocates pressuring businesses.
ABC News: Weight Discrimination is 'Spiraling Upward'
4/2/2008 12:37 PM ET
Story on network's Web site claims 'weight-ism more widespread than racism,' blames business and attacks personal responsibility.
Behar Blames Restaurants for Obesity, Declares People 'Victims' of Eating
2/4/2008 4:32 PM ET
'The View' co-host says restaurants, not overeaters, are to blame for obesity.
CNN's Gupta: 'Cheap' Corn Should Be Taxed to Fight Obesity
12/18/2007 1:42 PM ET
Medical correspondent presents tax on products with corn syrup as a convoluted solution to obesity and to 'offset' price of corn, ignoring that the price is already at an 11-year high.
Bad Company III
9/26/2007 4:02 PM ET
For American Businessmen in the News, the Defense Never Rests
Life Expectancy Increasing or Decreasing, Depending on What Day It Is
9/13/2007 4:25 PM ET
ABC 'World News' reports Americans living longer, but May 2006 report cited study warning of declining life expectancy.
CNN Doc: We Need More Food Handouts for the Obese
4/26/2007 1:54 PM ET
Sanjay Gupta worries about welfare program's 'Nutrition at Risk' during 'American Morning.'
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