David Cameron declared yesterday that some people who are poor, fat or addicted to alcohol or drugs have only themselves to blame. Read more.
He says we should stop being politically correct with these people and I agree - I am always disgusted at parents giving their kids lots of sweets and feeding them terrible food and watching them grow bigger and bigger without realizing how terrible this is to their health and future. I am also tired of people who are fat saying they can't help it - they can! Proper eating and exercise is the cure, not looking to the state for handouts and sympathy.