YES EXACTLY!! – Good food can’t be marketed

23 Nov

From here:

The problem with food, is that good food can’t be marketed.

When is the last time you saw an advertisement for a steak on TV?  How about an apple (not the iPad) advertisement?  What about coconut oil, do you see many ads for that?  Sure, occasionally you’ll see an ad for avocados or something by the grower’s association, but they are 1-100 to processed food ads.

But make a chemical concoction of corn syrup, red number 5, emulsifiers, glues, anti-foaming agents, thickeners, plasticizers, taste acids, preservatives and “natural fruit flavors” and you’ve got yourself a product for an after-school TV ad:”

My thoughts exactly!

Go here to read the rest!


Calling this shit "food" should be illegal

Processed , marketed food only exists to put money in the pockets of the marketers, media, advertisers, “food” companies and shareholders (oh – and then all the people who profit from obesity like big pharma). It ain’t to make you healthy or happy and it ain’t gonna.

One Response to “YES EXACTLY!! – Good food can’t be marketed”

  1. blogattack November 28, 2011 at 11:31 pm #

    I happen to find bacon and “real foods” actually VERY exciting, but I think I’m just weird.

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