Corn subsidies make unhealthy food choices the rational ones

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    Corn subsidies make unhealthy food choices the rational ones | Grist
     
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    The most unfit people in this country are on some sort of food aid, and they get their food for free.
     
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    The mere existence of so-called subsidies alone doesn't account for the proliferation of corn derived ingredients in foods. It's the result of a powerfully connected industry hell-bent on finding markets for its products.
     
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    Corn is unhealthy?
     
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    i dont buy this deflection bullshit. i'm an american just like everyone else and ive had a six pack since i was 10. corn is plenty healthful. so are the sugars made from it. you just cant eat and drink as much as you want to, then sit down and complain about media images of fit people and corn subsidies making you fat.

    go for a run. repeat daily.
     
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    What- no rinse?
     
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    Comprehension fail

    your functional illiteracy strikes again
     

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