Chewin' The Fat At The Movies

Popcorn! Is nothing sacred? Not to Michael Jacobson, executive director of the Center for Science in the Public Interest. A string of reports in the past year from the nonprofit consumer-advocacy group--remember the treatise on Chinese food?--have enraged the food and restaurant industries. And on Apr. 25 came the latest: Popcorn sold in movie theaters, the CSPI says, has twice the saturated fat of a Big Mac. And that's without the butter flavoring.

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