Sunday, February 11, 2007

Fruit wars

In the 80s, fast-food burger joints flooded UK town centres. By the 90s, coffee shops took their place on every street corner.

But now that the noughties are well established, the new fast food fight is on a rather healthier battlefield.

Read more in a feature I have written for the BBC news website.

1 comment:

xacta said...

Can't think of anything nastier than a Smoothie ! Fruit is unwashed, covered with insecticides, dirt and bacteria from filthy hands. Because once mashed up, it looks like a very drinkable pastel puke. Lots of sugar with far more calories than coffee. A con job on an ignorant community that actually believes that squashed, mouldy, otherwise unsaleable fruit is actually good for you!