:: ...AND SPICE AND EVERYTHING STUPID::
"We believe in calories in and calories out. Sugar is not a part of obesity issues." -Andrew Briscoe, president and chief executive of the Sugar Association
Right. And what makes up a significant (yet substitutable) portion of many an obese person's caloric intake? Sugar.
No link between sugar and obesity? Link
(See how I did that? Pun-o-riffic!)