[Sca-cooks] sugar problems

Tom Vincent Tom.Vincent at yahoo.com
Sun Aug 6 16:21:07 PDT 2006

Oh, I completely agree with you on that.  Chicanery is part of the 
American business ethos.  That's why we need independent agencies to 
oversee, test and verify their claims...and hold them accountable when 
they lie.


grizly wrote:
> -----Original Message-----
> < < < Are you suggesting that the overwhelming evidence of the dangers of
> obesity is simply a marketing trick?
> I think you're being overly nit-picky about weights by height and don't
> see the relevancy of food preservation, refrigeration, antibiotics or
> any of your other items.  I'm talking about obesity, not just being a
> few pounds overweight.<<SNIP>>
> Duriel > > > > >
> Not saying it is a marketing trick, but to ignore the liklihood of SOME
> over-generalization and SOME misrepresentation is a but specious or
> fallacious.  It is well to the benefit of cholesterol drug producers to wail
> away at the evils and dangers of cholesterol and that you can and will drop
> dead any second without their prescribed proprietary medications.
> After all, somehow, the human race srvived thousands of years to today
> without the food pyramid, the BMI and Viagra.  I do really understand that
> the bigger picture is looking at improving general quality of life,
> longevity, and more importantly insurance company exposure to claims
> liability.
> niccolo difrancesco
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Tom Vincent
"When fascism comes to America, it will be wrapped in the flag and
carrying the cross" - Sinclair Lewis

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