When I see teachers out in the demonstration line, all I see is Extra Large torsos.
When I watch Face the Nation, the focus group has a combined weight of several tons.
They were all discussing the state of politics in the nation and how the poor are doing so badly, but when I board any public transit now I see very large people, some incredibly oversized.
We are not starving but suffering from the over- abundance of calories.
When I used to watch a popular television show, all the actors were slender and beautiful with the exception of one man, who probably represented Everyman in his body type.
When I watch Facebook photos of my cousins from a certain state in the mid-west all I see is that the “beautiful” people have become several sizes larger over the years. Some were always oversized but never did anything to change that.
The diabetes that runs in the family is a real fear for me in my old age, and there is only one cure for it. Stay away from the bad food choices because it is your life that is on the line.
Until anyone cares about their health and starts to follow common sense guidelines we will continue to grow sidewise.