3/13/2013 2:27 PM ET
“Large sugary drinks” got a reprieve this week after a judge struck down New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s ban on drinks above a certain size and in only some dining establishments. But ...
3/13/2013 9:48 AM ET
Introducing a report on Monday's NBC Nightly News about a New York City ban on large sugary drinks being overturned by a New York State Supreme Court judge, anchor Brian Williams touted how Mayor ...
2/7/2013 11:24 AM ET
Wrapping up a panel discussion on Tuesday's NBC Today about New
Jersey Governor Chris Christie poking fun at his weight during a David
Letterman appearance, co-host Willie Geist argued the ...
1/18/2013 12:22 PM ET
Network website runs CSPI report including accusation and calls for regulation.
9/13/2012 3:06 PM ET
New York City Board of Health approves the mayor’s proposed soda ban in spite of lack of evidence regulation will lower obesity.
6/4/2012 2:57 PM ET
New York Times columnist Frank Bruni embraces Bloomberg's supersized soda ban, mocks fat Iowans: "We’re fat, folks. Seriously, dangerously fat. And you don’t need
statistics to tell you that; ...
5/31/2012 1:30 PM ET
shows sickening video of man ‘drinking a tall glass of fat,’ but
mentions zero opposition to NYC mayor’s food police proposal.
5/9/2012 4:40 PM ET
Touting new recommendations from an Institute of Medicine panel on
obesity on Tuesday's NBC Nightly News, science correspondent Robert
Bazell proclaimed to viewers: "...a sea change in how we ...
2/14/2012 11:36 AM ET
Mark Landler heaps praise on the First Lady, down-to-earth role model and politico extraordinaire: "The trip is a timely reminder of why the Obama campaign views her as such a potent weapon." She ...
11/21/2011 7:40 PM ET
Media outlets maintain tradition with anti-obesity reporting heavy on calls for food regulation, taxation, with a side of shaming the overweight.