Don't Blame the Eater

Don't Blame the Eater - magazine. He not only makes a...

Info iconThis preview shows page 1. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Billy Hinshaw ENG 102 C005 Summary of “Don’t Blame the Eater” 10/4/07 In his article, “Don’t Blame the Eater”, editor-in-chief of Men’s Health magazine David Zinczenko describes the many problems that the general public has gotten from the fast- food industry. He first goes into a personal anecdote about growing up as a latch-key kid, having to eat at a fast-food restaurant for his meals due to his single mother working long hours, and being unhealthy and overweight by the time he graduated from high school, but not after getting fit again after going to college, joining the Navy reserves, and getting involved in a health
Background image of page 1
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Unformatted text preview: magazine. He not only makes a connection between fast-food and soaring healthcare costs, but also connects that to there not being very many healthy alternatives to fast-food available. Zinczenko also professes how the fast-food lacks in its communication of nutrition facts about their products. He finally concludes that fast-food companies are marketing to children with their products, which have “proven health hazards and no warning labels.”...
View Full Document

This note was uploaded on 04/17/2008 for the course ENG 102 taught by Professor Dietrich during the Fall '08 term at Wisconsin Colleges.

Ask a homework question - tutors are online