The Anticipated Fall of America and Ray Dalio’s “Principles for Dealing with the Changing World Order;” Also, Body Positivity v. Science

James Keys and Tunde Ogunlana react to Ray Dalio’s Youtube video “Principles for Dealing with the Changing World Order” and discuss how America’s historic and current trajectory match up with Dalio’s “big cycle” for empires (01:13).  The guys also consider whether it is necessary for body positivity messaging to adopt anti-scientific messaging to be effective (40:22).

Principles for Dealing with the Changing World Order by Ray Dalio (YouTube)

Record percentage says US headed in wrong direction: NBC poll (The Hill)

New Rule: Fat Acceptance | Real Time with Bill Maher – HBO (YouTube)

Obesity in the United States (Wikipedia)

How Food Companies Trick Consumers Into Eating Their Unhealthy Products (Yahoo! Finance)

It’s Our Culture, Not an Obesity Gene, That Makes People Fat, Expert Says (Healthline)

Strengthening School Lunch Nutritional Standards May Help Improve Obesity Outlook for Low-Income Children (Rand Corporation)