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Their tastes and biases for junk food is based on their parents taking the easy route and feeding them that food at home.

Perhaps but i think it's more that these kids are HUMAN and therefore biologically designed to prefer foods that are fatty, sugary and/or starchy. Also: They are TEENAGERS and therefore biologically designed to want to do the exact opposite of what their parents/schools want them to do

My parents raised me to eat healthily yet Teenaged Me would have lived off deep-fried macaroni and cheese if i could have figured out how. (Still would, actually.)
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