Looks like Mooch’s fingerprints, all over this one:
Via Free Beacon: Feds Developing Technology to Detect Obesity from Your Picture
The federal government is developing a body mass index (BMI) detector intended to be available to every American “anywhere and anytime,” according to a grant awarded by the National Science Foundation (NSF). The detector is expected to rely on the analysis of facial and body imagery….
“Body mass index (BMI) is a measure of the ratio between an individual’s weight and height, which is an important parameter to characterize human bodies into four categories, i.e., underweight, normal, overweight, and obese,” the grant states. “A high BMI value is associated with a higher risk for conditions such as type 2 diabetes, high blood pressure, cardiovascular disease, and certain cancers.”
“The developed technology can also improve personal health care and quality of life, and public health surveillance,” it added….
Public health surveillance?
What a swell idea!
So, what’s next?
Relocation Camps for fatties?
With mandatory lectures from FLOTUS about the joys of arugula?