Disney’s latest controversy: Childhood health education
By staff and wire services reports
February 27th, 2012
Disney World has officially joined the fight against childhood obesity -- and the reactions are mixed, the Huffington Post reports. An interactive exhibit named Habit Heroes opened on February 3rd as part of Disney's Innoventions, a two-building playspace at Epcot, the Orlando Sentinel reports. It's co-sponsored by Blue Cross Blue Shield, and features protagonists Callie Stenics and Will Power who lead participants through a series of activities aimed at destroying “villains” bearing names like Sweet Tooth, Lead Bottom and The Snacker. The purpose of the exhibit, according to Jennifer Fickley-Baker, Social Media...
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