Is the fast-food industry to blame for our country's obesity problem? Are we victims of an exploitative marketing machine, or are we responsible for our own choices?

View the gallery to get the story and Dr. Phil's take, then decide for yourself.
As Dr. Phil says, no matter how flat you make a pancake, it's still got two sides.

The fast-food industry responds.

AIRPLANE SEATS: How Many Inches Do You Get?

Should an obese man be forced to buy two seats? Should another man get a refund if he doesn't get use of his entire seat?


Read Southwest Airlines' statement.

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You can control the steering wheel that turns into the drive-thru with your youngster. But there's more you can do.