Think TV

The documentary Globesity is very worth watching.  Horrifying to see people the world over consuming so much junk that their bodies are ballooning and their stomachs have to be stapled.  What this film reveals is the predation of multinational corporations (e.g. Coca Cola) who target the biology of the malnourished, to whom a calorie is a calorie no matter where it comes from.  People in the Third World grew up starving -- calorie deficient; knowing this, the multinationals have made high-calorie, low-nutrition products easily available and affordable in these parts of the world so the undernourished will embrace them as "food."  Sadly, satiety is what their bodies are after, not nourishment (which comes with experience and education in a world that offers both) ...