February 22, 2005
Jailed for Being Fat.
They’re being really tough on obesity these days:
A 31-stone man has been detained in a mental hospital against his will because he cannot stop eating, it emerged today.
How long before that 20% of the population that smokes gets locked up?
TrackBack URL for this entry:
Listed below are links to weblogs that reference Jailed for Being Fat.:
» Prader-Willi. from Squander Two Blog
I'm as worried as the next Libertarian about the state's appropriation of our private lives, but this is a red herring. Chris Leppard has not been locked up because he's obese or because he enjoys his food. He's been locked up because he has a very n... [Read More]
Tracked on Feb 23, 2005 11:49:56 AM