Recommendations that our government should impose extra tax on junk and fatty foods in the hope of tackling obesity is not on, as it will affect all of us in society and in particular the (slim) respectable poor. Grub is dear enough as it is at the tills these day's. Obesity is a problem for the individual minority and should be addressed as such. For the government to cane us all for a problem that the minority have makes me wonder if this is really a money generating exercise. And the food traffic light system is Nanny state Britain at it's worst! Link ... BBC News - Global governments 'must get tough on obesity'