Food Police (page 91)

CSPI on fat taxes: “Nobody is complaining”

Sometimes the lunatic fringe makes our case for us. On Thursday, July 25, Fox News Channel viewers got a firsthand look at Michael Jacobson, the twinkie-taxer-in-chief who runs the…
Posted July 29, 2002 at 12:00 am

CSPI And Brownell: Two Twinkies In One Package

“If children have healthy foods available, they’ll eat healthy foods. If they have unhealthy foods available, they’ll eat those… Animals will do the same thing when put in a cage.”…
Posted June 4, 2002 at 12:00 am

CSPI: Food Equals Tobacco

“Health advocates are looking at tobacco as a model.” That was Margo Wootan of the Center for Science in the Public Interest (CSPI) speaking on CNN yesterday,…
Posted May 30, 2002 at 12:00 am

War On Fat: CSPI Grabs A Slice

News flash from the Center for Science in the Public Interest (CSPI): Pizzas have cheese on them! CSPI — “the folks who took the…
Posted May 21, 2002 at 12:00 am

Have It CSPI’s Way

“We could envision taxes on butter, potato chips, whole milk, cheeses, [and] meat.” That’s Michael Jacobson of the Center for Science in…
Posted May 6, 2002 at 12:00 am

CSPI’s Arch Comments

The Center for Science in the Public Interest (CSPI), supporters of “fat taxes” and big players in the newly stepped-up war on fat, is fighting…
Posted February 13, 2002 at 12:00 am

CNN Party-Line News

In just the past week or so, ABC News, Fox News, and radio’s Marketplace have run high-profile stories on the so-called obesity “epidemic,” and The Providence Journal…
Posted February 5, 2002 at 12:00 am

CSPI’s Shock Value

The Tulsa World took note on Monday that the Center for Science in the Public Interest (CSPI) has been celebrating its 30th anniversary in recent weeks, but World editors aren’t…
Posted June 14, 2001 at 12:00 am

Snack Attack, CSPI-style

There they go again. The Center for Science in the Public Interest (CSPI) complains to the New Orleans Times-Picayune that snack foods are to blame for rising obesity numbers.
Posted April 23, 2001 at 12:00 am

In Regards To CSPI

CSPI is out to prove why it won our 2000 Nanny of the Year Award. CSPI continues its unnecessary campaign against restaurant serving sizes in the Chicago Tribune.
Posted February 5, 2001 at 12:00 am