The prevailing belief of the 1950s was: “You’re fat because you eat too much.” “Cheers For Chubby” was a 16 mm film originally shown in movie theaters in the early 1950s. Today, overweight is blamed on a myriad of issues over which we have little or no control. We also now have an obesity epidemic that didn’t exist in the 1950s. This was digitized from the actual vintage film reel in my personal collection. Check out my blog after you watch the video.