Memphis Fattest City in the US

Written by Pat's Papers | Thursday, 10 May 2012 8:29 AM


Memphis received a dubious honor this week when Newsweek crowned it America’s fattest city. More than one-third of its inhabitants are considered obese, or, as the Commercial Appeal says, “it’s the city that turned barbecue into an art form and bought a special ambulance in March to transport super-sized patients.” That ambulance, by the way? Already broken.

SOURCE: Commercial Appeal

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