Wednesday, October 18, 2006
UK Shocker: Kids Prefer Junk Food To Healthy Food
The NYT reports that British schoolchildren are not wild about celebrity chef Jamie Oliver's push to change their school lunches from hamburgers and fries to fresh vegetables, fish once a week and so on. Well, duh. But initial resistance is hardly a sign of failure. And if common sense is any guide, once kids start eating healthy, it's the processed stomach-churning fast food they'll reject down the road.