Researchers in Bangkok, Thailand just released a new study that found exposing children to Popeye the Sailor Man has a strong impact on their eating habits.
New scientific research found that children who watched Popeye shoveling spinach into his mouth before fighting his rival Bruto, doubled their vegetable intake. Watching episodes of the cartoon was just part of a larger experiment, conducted by researchers at Mahidol University. Children also engaged in planting vegetable seeds, fruit and vegetable parties, and cooking with vegetables. Read