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Old 12-01-2011, 08:15 AM
 
Location: Macao
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Source: American Obesity Treatment Association - Obesity in America.
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Old 12-01-2011, 08:16 AM
 
Location: The City
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Ugh the South, Appalachia and parts of Delmarva
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Old 12-01-2011, 08:17 AM
 
Location: Midwest
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Missouri has pretty clear boundaries, doesn't it?
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Old 12-01-2011, 08:18 AM
 
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They must use different measures in different states. Look how Illinois is magically thinner than it's neighbors, and the outline of Missouri is in contrast to all its neighbors.
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Old 12-01-2011, 08:19 AM
 
Location: Midwest
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They must use different measures in different states. Look how Illinois is magically thinner than it's neighbors, and the outline of Missouri is in contrast to all its neighbors.
That's what I was thinking...
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Old 12-01-2011, 08:22 AM
 
Location: M I N N E S O T A
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Wow Alaska surprised me!
At least they all hunt for there food
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Old 12-01-2011, 08:24 AM
 
Location: The City
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It is also interesting to see the populated NE corrider easy to spot along with the Piedmont corrider of more populated and educated regions along the Eastern seaboard
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Old 12-01-2011, 08:24 AM
 
Location: Midwest
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Wow Alaska surprised me!
At least they all hunt for there food
http://www.epi.alaska.gov/pubs/obesi...sityburden.pdf
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Old 12-01-2011, 08:32 AM
 
Location: NYC
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Wonder how well correlated this map is to rates of car usage and availability of public transportation.
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Old 12-01-2011, 08:44 AM
 
Location: Underneath the Pecan Tree
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Are we all going to jump on the bandwagon and bash the south or should we point out how everywhere across the country obesity rates are rising???

Just thought I should point that out.
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