One billboard, located at Route 378, half a mile west of the I-787 expressway, shows a man’s obese belly beside the words, “Your abs on cheese.” The other, at the intersection of Route 9 and Route 20, features an overweight woman and the words, “Your thighs on cheese.”
—PCRM | Fat-Focused Billboards Warn Albany that Cheese Makes You Chubby
I was poking around PCRM’s website to learn more about them since I was thinking about applying for a job with them—as in, I was halfway through writing the cover letter. I am all about responsible medicine! But there is no way that promoting stigma constitutes “responsible medicine.” PCRM is on Twitter (@PCRM) and I’ve Tweeted at them a few times—I would love it if others would join in. Having worked at a nonprofit advocacy org, I know that someone there will actually read our Tweets. We may even be taken seriously.