The public health threat posed by obesity in the UK is a “potential crisis on the scale of climate change”, the health secretary has warned.
Seems like a good opportunity to link to this book by Denver Post columnist David Harsanyi: Nanny State: How Food Fascists, Teetotaling Do-Gooders, Priggish Moralists, and other Boneheaded Bureaucrats are Turning America into a Nation of Child.”It’s a global phenomenon, you see, or at least one endemic to wealthy societies able to afford a professional class of finger-waggers.
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