Originally Posted by Connemara
HFCS is not responsible for obesity as plenty of armchair Internet scientists claim it is. Americans are eating more calories than they were 30 years ago.
The low cost of HFCS is a reason that your second claim is true. If Cokes were $2 a can, Americans would consume fewer calories and be less obese.
Calories shouldn't be that cheap or enter the population in such large numbers in that form.