Wednesday, May 17, 2006

ABC News: Did Childhood-Obesity Worries Kill Disney-McDonald's Pact?

ABC News: Did Childhood-Obesity Worries Kill Disney-McDonald's Pact?

Interesting news piece (published by Disney's own ABC News) about companies trying to get on the right side of this battle.

Just show, or do you really think that these huge conglomerates really care about helping overweight kids?

I'm skeptical. I can't help but just see this as a "flavor of the week" story/action, as opposed to real progress.


At 5:29 AM, Blogger Flea said...

I vote for "just show"


At 3:19 PM, Blogger filmwidow said...

It has to be for show because Disney would stop the licensing of their products for fruit snacks, cold cereal, etc, if they were serious about obesity. BUT merchandising is where the money is made, so I don't see that happening.

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