An upstart genre shows its influence as reality TV dominates the fall lineup and finds its techniques adopted across the TV landscape.
The Food and Drug Administration is working on regulations to label calories on menus. The regulations may appear innocuous, but they're nothing more than the government ordering us an unwanted, piping-hot side of guilt with every meal, and then sending us the tab.
Puritans confronted the weight of sin. The obese contestants on 'The Biggest Loser' face up to the sin of weight. Both know that willpower alone isn't enough to conquer bad habits.
Column: Forget the movie theater. Forget cable. Your computer has all the movies and shows you need.