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We had a fine old time for Thanksgiving yesterday, with good food, good company, and even good football. Today, of course, is Black Friday, where shopping rules the day, so if you are a participant, here's hoping you won all your tugs-of-war over scarce items, and you managed to avoid being trampled.

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6. Re: Why eating a lot feels so darn good Nov 26, 2010, 20:17 Enahs
However, yes, America does have a major problm with portion control that you just don't find anywhere else to boot.


So then why is America not the "fattest" country, and so many other countries about the same?
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