by Marion Nestle
Jul 15 2008

CSPI guy video: why?

Thanks (I think) to Hugh Joseph for forwarding the YouTube video, “The guy from CSPI.”  When I see things like this, I assume they are bought and paid for by the Center for Consumer Freedom, but it doesn’t say who made it or who paid for it.  I’m curious: how much does it cost to produce something like this, and who paid for it?  Anybody know?


  • darya
  • July 15, 2008
  • 2:49 pm

i don’t know who made/paid for it, but it’s pretty disappointing.

  • Sara
  • July 15, 2008
  • 6:37 pm

It looks like it’s from a documentary called “Fat Head” which seems to be a response to Supersize Me.

Animation is stylish but pretty simple–would guess about $10,000 or under from a commercial Web animator.

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