Calls for soda taxes to fight obesity

Calls for soda taxes to fight obesity

There are 3 comments on the The China Post story from Jun 21, 2012, titled Calls for soda taxes to fight obesity. In it, The China Post reports that:

In this May 31 photo, a man leaves a 7-Eleven store with a Double Gulp drink in New York.

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Vee

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#1 Jun 21, 2012
How do we know it was not diet soda? I add a lot of ice to my drinks and it waters it down. I do diet coke, but in New York, a double gulp is more value for the money. Seven-eleven, best of the best!!!!!!!!!! No comparision.

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Since: Feb 11

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#2 Jun 21, 2012
Stupidest tax yet ... are Twinkies next?
A Thought

Vacaville, CA

#3 Jun 22, 2012
This is idiotic. I use to work in high schools. Fact: A kid will skip a meal to get a larger soda. Raise the price through a tax and the kid will pass on the sandwich to afford the soda.

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