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White House Adviser Rahm's Older Brother: 'Heavier People' Bad for Economy
American National Institutes of Health bioethicist claims there hidden costs to 'increasing girth' in NY Times 'Freakonomics' podcast.
By Jeff Poor
Business & Media Institute
3/4/2010 3:12:41 PM
While the White House is making its last pushes for health care reform to be passed in Congress – a campaign against the so-called obesity epidemic has been ramped up in political circles. The media have played along, of course. First Lady Michelle Obama recently made an unusual appearance on the Fox News Channel about this issue.