Thread: How Fat Is Your State?
#1 How Fat Is Your State?07-18-2008, 11:44 AMHow Fat Is Your State? Breakdown of State Obesity Percentages
Friday, July 18, 2008
Below is a list of how each state ranks in adult obesity prevalence, along with the percentage of obese adults. The breakdown is based upon a Centers for Disease Control report.
1. Mississippi: 32%
2. Alabama: 30.3%
3. Tennessee: 30.1%
4. Louisiana: 29.8%
5. Arkansas: 28.7%
6. West Virginia: 29.5%
7. South Carolina: 28.4%
8. Georgia: 28.2%
9. Oklahoma and Texas: 28.1%
10. North Carolina: 28%
40. Colorado: 18.7%
Last edited by Gingersnap; 07-18-2008 at 12:29 PM.
07-18-2008, 12:14 PM
Kalifornia is PHAT. ;)At Coretta Scott King's funeral in early 2006, Ethel Kennedy, the widow of Robert Kennedy, leaned over to him and whispered, "The torch is being passed to you." "A chill went up my spine," Obama told an aide. (Newsweek)
07-18-2008, 12:30 PM
Kali is just fat: California: 22.6%. :p
07-18-2008, 12:32 PM
Good Grief! The south is gonna sink.This is bigger than presidential politics. This is a battle for America.
07-18-2008, 12:57 PMI feel that once a black fella has referred to white foks as "honky paleface devil white-trash cracker redneck Caspers," he's abdicated the right to get upset about the "N" word. But that's just me. -- Jim Goad
noonwitchGuest07-18-2008, 01:17 PM
All that unemployment must have taken us out of the top ten (Michigan). They keep telling us here that we are one of the fattest states, by the skinny girls on the local news channels. Although one of those skinny girls (Fanchon Stinger of Channel 2) is now out of a job for being too involved in the latest city scandal, the one involving Conyers' wife.
At Coretta Scott King's funeral in early 2006, Ethel Kennedy, the widow of Robert Kennedy, leaned over to him and whispered, "The torch is being passed to you." "A chill went up my spine," Obama told an aide. (Newsweek)
07-18-2008, 03:42 PM
Wow. It's porker central below the Mason-Dixon line.
You guys should demand two votes each this election.Be Not Afraid.
07-18-2008, 04:54 PM9. Oklahoma and Texas: 28.1%
- Join Date
- May 2008
- no-man's land in Texas
Last edited by Teetop; 07-18-2008 at 05:00 PM. Reason: brainfart
07-18-2008, 09:55 PM
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26. Maine: 24.8%Aint but three things in this world thats worth a solitary dime,
But old dogs and children and watermelon wine.
Tom T. Hall
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