This is a discussion on New York to outlaw trans fats in 24,000 restaurants within the Off Topic & Humor Discussion forums, part of the The Back Porch category; Originally Posted by P95Carry Soon have to go hunting for the ''pre-ban trans fats'' ... " Honey, hand me one of those high-cap donuts, would ...
Well, a place that "protects" it citizens with gun control - I guess we shouldn't be too surprised.
As mentioned previously, I bet caffiene is next.
I wonder if they're considering sticking filters up everybodys nose to filter the air they breath?
In the not-so-distant-future, NY may just ban water as well so that their citizens don't drown in the tub.
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This is just unbelievable. Saw a woman on TV trying to justify the ban. Bottom line is that since trans fats are bad for you the government should protect you from it.
There are so many other things elected officials should be spending their time on rather than this.
As they used to say back in NH, these guys have gotten to big for their britches.
Hey, politicians are bad for my checkbook, whose gonna protect me from them?
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Can you force NYC to leave the Union?
Sort of like the South did 145 years ago. It just wouldn't be by their choice but ours. (We could include San Banfrisco, Chicago, & maybe a few others.........
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I've said it before, and I'll say it again:
I'm glad I live in Texas.
'Course we got our our batch of loonies.
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They are left in full possession of them."
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Isn't all these trans fats the result of getting rid of those evil animal fats in fryers?
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