Archive for May 3rd, 2010

Unhappy Meals: Nanny State Bans Toys for Kiddies »

Once again leading the way in zany legislation, California’s Santa Clara County became the first locale to ban toy give-aways with meals exceeding the Department of Health and Human Service’s recommended maximums of 485 calories, or with more than 35 percent of their calories from fat or 10 percent from added sweeteners, or that…
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A Woman’s Right to Choose »

Don’t let my title mislead you: I don’t want to get into the controversial subject of abortion. I’m talking about a woman’s right to choose how much salt to consume. Recently, the FDA has proposed limiting the amount of salt in processed foods. This article notes that two Congressional supporters of the idea, Senator…
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