Friday, Aug. 18, 8 p.m.: Food fightCall me crazy, but does it sound to you as if the
With obesity on the rise, Stone Phillips asks who is to blame for your waistline - you or those who make and market your food? Pitting personal responsibility against corporate responsibility, Phillips explores the subject from the courtroom, the supermarket, the drive-thru, and even the lab: looking at the latest developments in brain imaging science suggesting some of us may actually be addicted to fattening food. Also included in the hour-long report, "Food Fight," are rare television interviews with one of McDonald's top leaders, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of McDonald's USA, Don Thompson, and Kraft's Senior Vice President in charge of Health and Wellness, Lance Friedmann.
Thursday, August 17, 2006
I meant to say something about this when I posted this morning. Dateline is scheduled to air a program on obesity. Here's the blurb from their website:
major advertisers food companies might be planning to defend themselves?