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Response to eridani (Reply #5)

Tue Apr 2, 2013, 03:17 PM

14. That is one persons theory FYI

 

Only the fat ones on the boats survived, mkay....


Or--

"Specifically, traditional foods of past generations have
been supplanted with food purchased from Western
nations, such as the United States, Australia, New Zealand
and Japan (Ringrose and Zimmet, 1979). The traditional
foods of the islands such as fresh fish, meat, and local
fruits and vegetables have been replaced by rice, sugar,
flour, canned meats, canned fruits and vegetables, soft
drinks and beer. The diet is high in calories and with little
nutritional value (Zimmet, 1979). Many Pacific Islanders
have come to depend on food imported from abroad.
Consequently, commercial ventures on the islands tend
to stock these high-fat, energy-dense foods."

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