Mcdonald's Supersize Me

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The Unpunishable Truth Have you ever had a big mac from Mcdonalds? If you said no, I’m gonna have to say that you are probably lying. Personally, I myself am a big fan of the Mcdonald 's big mac. It is a cheap and tasty burger that I can easily buy almost anywhere, well because Mcdonald’s is practically everywhere. In Morgan Spurlock’s, “Supersize Me”(documentary) he takes on the mission to finding out whether or not Mcdonald’s food can actually be the reason for obesity in America, Even though pathos and ethos were used in Morgan Spurlock’s Supersize Me, Logos is the most effective due to the fact the he used people 's opinions over Mcdonald 's. Morgan Spurlock uses pathos, logos, and ethos to describe the harmful effects of Mcdonald’s food. During his quest in finding out whether or not eating Mcdonald’s food for thirty days can be bad for you, he asks for the help of three doctors. A…show more content…
1 in 4 Americans visit a fast food restaurant in respect to the video at the time of date. The three most obese states at the time were Virginia, Mississippi, and Louisiana. Virginia being the home of Morgan Spurlock. The reason behind the experiment was due to the fact that two people filed a lawsuit on Mcdonalds saying that eating there food is the reason for obesity in America. The only way to possibly defeat mcdonald 's was to present actual evidence that they were encouraging people to supersize their meal. during the test, Spurlock questioned random people whether or not they ate at mcdonalds. Most said they did. What was astonishing is that most of these people knew eating too much could be bad, but ultimately they ignored the fact. During the month Spurlock was asked to whether or not he wanted his meal supersized 9 times. Even though the lawsuit failed to have Mcdonald’s sued, Spurlock points out that much of the same criticism leveled against the tobacco companies applies to fast food franchises whose product is both physiologically addictive and physically
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