Don Anderson is the Mickey's food restaurant chain's Marketing Director. He is the inventor of the "Big One" the hamburger best seller of Mickey's. An independent research reports the presence of cow's feces in the Big One. So Don is sent to Cody, Colorado, to verify if the slaughterhouse, main supplier of Mickey's, is efficient as it appears and the production process is regular. During his investigations he discovers the horrible truth behind a simple hamburger; the reality is not like we think it is. Don discovers what the mass production system involves, from the temp workers like Amber, to the exploitation of Mexican irregular immigrants. It is not only the meat that is crushed in the mincing machine, but all our society. Written by 1felco
After trying the Beachbody diet, the cycling diet which made me gain 3 lbs plus another diet – all of which gave me no results just added poundage and discouragement, I happened upon this diet from PBS, bought the book which I’m reading religiously and following the directions almost to the T and I’ve lost 5 pounds in one week. Incredible!! I’m thrilled that I don’t have to workout 6 days a week but have 3 – 4 workouts instead. I love eating again and the weight just keeps melting off me. I especially like knowing that I’m eating so healthy again. The diet is brilliant if you follow it carefully. My goal weight was 8 pounds but at the rate I’m going I’m going to be down another 5 pounds by the end of my 2nd week. I may choose to loose another 3-5 more and that’s my limit. I can’t wait to tell my friends about!
Several legal suits have been brought against McDonald's Restaurants that they are knowingly selling food that is unhealthy. Some of the court decisions have stated that the plaintiffs would have a claim if they could prove that eating the food every day for every meal is dangerous. As such, documentarian Morgan Spurlock conducts an unscientific experiment using himself as the guinea pig: eat only McDonald's for thirty days, three meals a day. If he is asked by the clerk if he would like the meal super sized, he has to say yes. And by the end of the thirty days, he will have had to have eaten every single menu item at least once. Before starting the experiment, he is tested by three doctors - a general practitioner, a cardiologist and a gastroenterologist - who pronounce his general health to be outstanding. They will also monitor him over the thirty days to ensure that he is not placing his health into irreparable damage. He also consults with a dietitian/nutritionist and an exercise... Written by Huggo