The average American’s expanding waistline may be old news, but seeing what this really means in a line-up against four other countries is quite an eye opener.
For visual evidence, check out this visualization from artist Nickolay Lamm. In his representation, four average male bodies from four countries are put side by side. The result? America’s obesity epidemic is clearly visible. According to Lamm, the images, which recently ran in HuffingtonPost, were created in hopes of putting a mirror in front of the American people.