Australia beats the USA

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  1. Graeme

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    "Australia now world's fattest nation..."

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    Health - Life Style Home - theage.com.au

    "The latest figures show 4 million Australians — or 26% of the adult population — are now obese compared to an estimated 25% of Americans. A further 5 million Australians are considered overweight."



    "Australia has become the fattest nation in the world, with more than 9 million adults now rated as obese or overweight, according to an alarming new report.

    The most definitive picture of the national obesity crisis to date has found that Australians now outweigh Americans and face a future "fat bomb" that could cause 123,000 premature deaths over the next two decades."


    We're the fattest nation in the world - Metro Regional - National - General - Farm Weekly
     
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    usually I love it when we beat the yanks!:lol:
     
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    So...it'll be no victory celibrations with parades and stuff, no?
     
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    I'll raise a beer to that!

    At least we're keeping the world in balance from opposite ends!
     
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    Damn, I better grab some more steaks...
     
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    We're number two..........We're number two...........
     
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    :evil4: Not sure I want to be number 2...
     
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    Now I know why the Australia continent drifted towards the edge of the southern hemisphere. :)

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    Can you guys type bigger? I'm too drunk and full of potato bake to see that well!
     
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    Mmmmm......potatoe bake:D
     
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    :lol: :lol:
     
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    True....everything seems to be a bit more even now....:lol:
     
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    We don't do that bad this side of the pond either L13 what with our greasy spoon fry ups or pie and mash in Shandy land and your deep fried Mars bars in Haggis land no wonder the tides are gettting higher we're sinking.:D
     
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    I know im doing my part to keep us on top !!!!
    I'm just glad we beat you yanks..... Although it isn't really a good thing, maybe if all the TV stations start up their own Biggest Loser we'll become skinny againe :)
     
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