(New York City) Health Board Approves Ban on Large Sugary Drinks

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Source: NY Times Seeking to combat rising obesity rates, the New York City Board of Health approved on Thursday a ban on the sale of large sodas and other sugary drinks at restaurants, street carts and movie theaters, enacting the first restriction of its kind in the country.

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Enterprise, AL

#1 Sep 13, 2012
Got to love those Democrats.

They won't stop until they can regulate the number of squares of toilet tissue we use for each "incident."

“Slightly below above-average”

Since: Jul 10

arguably garrulous

#2 Sep 13, 2012
Am I the only one who noticed that these New York City Board of Health meetings are catered by Dunkin' Donuts?

“Come and get it! ”

Since: Jan 09

Traverse City

#3 Sep 13, 2012
Liberals = The most despicable breed of people ever

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