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Supersize that? Mind games fast food restaurants play with you

Even the most naïve consumers in today’s landscape have some concept of the ways fast food restaurants can play to their desires in order to keep customers coming back.  We all know that Big Macs or Whoppers don’t actually look as enticing as they do on the billboards, and that anyone who tells his/herself fast food is “healthy” is just fooling themselves.  But where does the ultimate responsibility lie?  In a land that was built on the principle of individual freedoms, is it really McDonald’s fault if you decide to eat there?  Do businesses have a responsibility to provide only products that are “good for” consumers, or should products be regulated based on traditional supply and demand?  And who should have the power to make that decision? Fox News investigates.

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