Is not in our stars, but in ourselves; that we are short, fat, and ugly.
Here’s another study that attempts to correlate an individual’s physical attributes with his success in life. This exercise in “anthropometic economics” examined height, weight, and attractiveness, as they affect not only potential money-making abilities, but also criminality.
They found that being unattractive in high school was correlated with a lower grade point average, more problems with teachers and suspensions.
Based on my evidence of two, not to mention my ability to reason, I have to disagree with the whole thing.
“Public health policies successful at reducing obesity among individuals in the population will not only make society healthier, but also safer.”