Foamation, which makes those cheese hats, says "It's a very negative thing and we don't want to be associated with something like this."...By stirring up discord, they've got everyone looking at their damned poster.
"Cheese is an unhealthy food product," [said Susan Levin, a registered dietitian with the Physicians Committee.] "Cheese is the antithesis" of what we're supposed to be eating.
September 26, 2011
There's some opposition, and not just from cheesemakers. The Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine has a depiction of the Grim Reaper wearing a foam Cheesehead.