(a) To subliminally encourage people to think that the only enjoyment they’ll get in life is from food i.e. the taste plane;
(b) To auto-suggest that it’s normal to be obsessed with food and eating – whilst all the evidence from the last 30 years points to the effects of this eating obsession – morbid obesity in the developed world;
(c) with great subtlety remind people (subconsciously, of course) that they are, in actual fact, being very well cooked.
Individuals are ignorant of this because they don’t know about Alchemy, Scientific Principles or the dangers of saturating the physical body-mind system with unnatural (or even natural*) food/drink – such dangers as chronic physical, psychological, cognitive and co-ordination problems.
People are unaware that they are metaphysically seeking escape with a chemical HIT.
(And they haven’t been educated in Subtext at Eton or Ox-Bridge – or Harvard, Yale.)
*It’s impossible to become grossly overweight on initial foods e.g. fruit, vegetables in their elemental form – no flavourings. And people never get addicted to natural foods.