A fast food soda is six times bigger than it was 60 years ago

at 08:49 AM ET, 05/24/2012

Via Brian Fung, the Center for Disease Control charts the growth of fast food portion sizes since the 1950s. The average soda, it turns out, has grown sixfold:

The average American adult, meanwhile, is now 26 pounds heavier than they were during the days of Frank Sinatra.

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