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    NYC plans to ban sales of sugary drinks over 16 ounces

    New York – No more super-sized Cokes. Forget about stomach-busting 64-ounce sodas at KFC. Even 20-ounce Snapples are on Mayor Bloomberg’s latest heath-conscious hit list.

    New York City plans to ban the sale of large sodas and other sugary drinks in an effort to combat obesity.

    The proposed first-in-the-nation ban would impose a 16-ounce limit on the size of sweetened drinks sold at restaurants, movie theaters, sports venues and street carts. It would apply to bottled drinks as well as fountain sodas.

    The ban, which could take effect as soon as March, wouldn't apply to diet sodas, fruit juices, dairy-based drinks or alcoholic beverages.
    NYC plans to ban sales of sugary drinks over 16 ounces | Fox News




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    Thank God! What would anyone do without Mayor Bloomberg to think for us?

    The idiots in NYC elected him and deserve having him think for them.
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    Great, now they will be forced to buy more bottles creating more waste.

    Does the mayor have his hand in a drink company or a waste removal service?
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    Bloomberg On Soda Ban: "We're Simply Forcing You To Understand" | RealClearPolitics

    We're simply forcing you to understand...
    What would we do without Bloomberg forcing us to think right?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Xiphos View Post
    Bloomberg On Soda Ban: "We're Simply Forcing You To Understand" | RealClearPolitics

    What would we do without Bloomberg forcing us to think right?
    The slow learners should be sent to special camps.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Five-0 View Post
    The slow learners should be sent to special camps.
    They're in one already. It's called "New York City."
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    Quote Originally Posted by Xiphos View Post
    They're in one already. It's called "New York City."
    ......and I thought California was bad.

    Hey Bloomberg! Whatever happened to free agency or freedom of choice??? MORON!!!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Odd View Post
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    This is big brother trying to control us. blah

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    Quote Originally Posted by Odd View Post
    Those aren't your hands they're holding.
    No mistaking sore butts in NYC now...
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