Morgan Spurlock's Super-Size Me

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In 2002 in New York, two teenage girls sued McDonald’s for knowingly selling them unhealthy food that ultimately caused their obesity. One of the girls was 14 years old, four feet, ten inches tall and weighed 170 pounds. The other girl was 19 years old, five feet, five inches tall, and weighed 264 pounds. Several courts stated that the claimants would have a case if they could prove that eating McDonald’s food every day is dangerous to the human body. In response to these claims, director and filmmaker Morgan Spurlock created a documentary called Super-Size Me. Using his own body, he conducted an experiment to discover just how dangerous eating McDonald’s food can be to the average person’s

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