The last presidential election revealed a startling overlap between statewide obesity figures and support for the GOP. Despite losing in a landslide, John McCain carried all nine of the fattest states in the union and 16 of the top 20. (Obama prevailed in 17 of the 20 thinnest states, including New Jersey.)
Tuesday, October 20, 2009
From Is Chris Christie too fat to win an election in New Jersey? - By Daniel Engber - Slate Magazine.