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1 posted on 06/20/2013 5:54:57 PM PDT by Tolerance Sucks Rocks
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Nanny State PING!


2 posted on 06/20/2013 5:55:18 PM PDT by Tolerance Sucks Rocks (Drag Me From Hell!)
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Beware the leaven of the medical Pharisees.


3 posted on 06/20/2013 5:56:36 PM PDT by lightman (Prosecute the heresies; pity the heretics.)
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So sick of all these busy bodies!


4 posted on 06/20/2013 5:57:40 PM PDT by penelopesire (TIME FOR OBAMA TO ANSWER FOR BENGHAZI UNDER OATH!!)
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This will just result in more restrictions on businesses (which is what every government action ultimately results in anyway). They will be required to reinventory every “food” item.


5 posted on 06/20/2013 6:00:47 PM PDT by Telepathic Intruder (The only thing the Left has learned from the failures of socialism is not to call it that)
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I believe the AMA is considered the largest medical association only because all medical profs and students belong to it.


8 posted on 06/20/2013 6:04:11 PM PDT by jazusamo ("Mercy to the guilty is cruelty to the innocent." -- Adam Smith)
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Media makes too much money from ‘sugary drink’ advertising for this to ever fly LOL!

Bloomburg had the right idea: tax them!

That’s right- take the money the feds give the recipients and spend it on union raises and other boondoggles.

The media’s happy, the unions are happy, and the food stamp recipients don’t care.


9 posted on 06/20/2013 6:04:11 PM PDT by mrsmith (Dumb sluts: Lifeblood of the Media, Backbone of the Democrat Party!)
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Audit, fine and monitor people who use sugar products...


10 posted on 06/20/2013 6:04:12 PM PDT by dragnet2 (Diversion and evasion are tools of deceit)
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They can have my energy drinks from my cold, clammy hands.

My cold. Clammy. Hands.


14 posted on 06/20/2013 6:12:15 PM PDT by wastedyears (I'm a gamer not because I choose to have no life, but because I choose to have many.)
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Dr.Nannies


16 posted on 06/20/2013 6:30:53 PM PDT by GeronL (http://asspos.blogspot.com)
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On one hand, the states have never delegated to Congress, via the Constitution, the specific power to regulate, tax and spend for food aid, aka vote-buying programs. So military issues aside, no citizen should be receiving federal food aid.

One the other hand, noting that the 13 original states were nanny states, the states still have 10th Amendment-protected nanny state powers although such powers are now limited by the 14th Amendment. And it’s ultimately up to a state’s legal majority voters to decide what, if anything, is on the menu of state food aid programs.


17 posted on 06/20/2013 6:33:58 PM PDT by Amendment10
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“Sugary drinks”???

Have you looked at ‘juice drinks’ lately?

Have you looked at how many of those ‘drinks’ contain that nasty stuff, aspertame?

Have you looked at the inside of some of those ‘juice box drinks’, lately? There is MOLD possibly present in them!

Who’s been paying for this stuff?? SNAP!!


18 posted on 06/20/2013 6:51:15 PM PDT by Terry L Smith
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I agree with this. Thirty years ago, I worked at Publix, and the customers were not allowed to buy pop, candy or prepared foods with food stamps. If Mooch was serious, btw, she would lead an effort to allow only meat, produce, dairy, and other nutritious foods to be bought with food stamps. No cookies, candy, pop, or chips!


20 posted on 06/20/2013 6:53:48 PM PDT by Montanabound
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Orange juice and some of the other fruit juices have more calories and as much sugar as sweetened carbonated drinks. And, the sugar is the current badboy, fructose.

I find many fruit juices so sweet that I dilute them upwards of 50% with water.


21 posted on 06/20/2013 6:57:48 PM PDT by Right Wing Assault (Dick Obama is more inexperienced now than he was before he was elected.)
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I’ve been to AMA conferences and they feed doctors a bunch of high carbs and sugary drinks.


22 posted on 06/20/2013 7:01:28 PM PDT by RginTN
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Say what you like about the Nanny State (and I agree with most of it); however, personally I’m of the opinion that corn sweetener kills more people every year than traffic accidents.

Lots more.


23 posted on 06/20/2013 7:02:57 PM PDT by Jack Hammer (American)
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Anyone else noticed how this idiot phrase "sugary drinks" has seeped into the junk science lexicon? Scientifically meaningless, it nevertheless appears to impress the whores and scoundrels of the media. Just another brick in the wall...
29 posted on 06/20/2013 10:48:01 PM PDT by hinckley buzzard
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I love it when people put sweet’n low in the coffee they drink to wash down the big fat cheese danish they just stuffed in their piehole.


30 posted on 06/21/2013 12:16:28 AM PDT by this_ol_patriot
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