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Ally wrote:I think you only have to drive past any fast food outlet to see how popular it has become....I am amazed that it doesn't seem to matter what time I drive past maccas whether it be first thing in the morning or last thing at night there is always a crowd there....it is terrible...I think of all the kids that have it shoved down their necks for breakfast (being at school first thing in the morning you would be amazed the amount of kids that arrive with maccas for brekkie). We have become a lazy nation for sure.....
Butterfly_Dawn wrote:If/when we ever have children, I fervently hope to instil a similar attitude in them
ali wrote: Dont get me wrong, I eat fast food too, too much! But I just think its so sad when you see those overweight kids and their parents just keep feeding them fast food.
People with kids need to be especially careful. If you dont care enough about yourself you should at least care enough to look after your kids health!
There is also way too much advertising on tv for bad food, and none for good food! And ads are so effective, I start getting cravings when I see some of those ads! And they make them so appealing, with all these skinny, good looking, popular people on them! Grr at advertisements! Lol.
lng86 wrote:I think the overall reason people resort to take away food is because it is much, much cheaper. The price of fruit and vegetables is being raised quite dramatically... And it is more convenient and cheaper to get a burger, chips and drink for roughly $5. Nothing costs that amount of money anymore!!!
Butterfly_Dawn wrote:That's weird cause I've always seen maccas or whatever as the more expensive option.
But maybe that's just the way my brain works. I always grew up with home cooked meals, both parents worked after I was about 12ish I think. Takeaway was always a very rare thing, maybe once a month and maccas/kfc was even rarer still, like a once per year thing.
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