Regarding the food choices of the poor:
“If the government came into these communities and installed Brita filters under their sinks, they’d drink water instead of Coke,” Lisa Powell, a professor of health policy and administration at the University of Illinois at Chicago’s Institute for Health Research and Policy, told me.
That isn’t satire. That’s a professor with a job for life, and an interest in how the money of other people is spent. On top of that, how deep do you think the control issues run of someone who can make that sort of statement?
Read the whole thing, entitled “How Junk Food Can End Obesity” in The Atlantic.
Via Kids Prefer Cheese.