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Thursday, January 10, 2008

Be Careful Not To Fall Down the Slippery Slope of Nanny Statism

Of all the things for the Baltimore City Council to worry about:
Baltimore City should improve access to fresh produce and recreational activities in low-income neighborhoods to stem childhood obesity, according to a City Council task force report released today.

"This is more serious than smoking," said City Councilwoman Agnes Welch, who has overseen the issue in the council. "Let this be a movement: We're going to stop childhood obesity in the city of Baltimore."
You heard it here first; pork rinds are more dangerous than smoking. Prepare for the War on Lake Trout.

Full article here.

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