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    Get a load of this - New Proposal by Miss. Lawmakers to Ban Serving Obese has Fat Chance of Passing - Opinion

    A legislation trying to be passed in Missisippi that will require restaraunt owners to deny service to obese people. Doesn't look like it'll go anywhere, but it's an interesting read.

    "[The bill's] dead on arrival at my desk," said the state House Public Health and Human Services Committee chairman. "It is too oppressive for the government to require a restaurant owner to police another human being from their own indiscretions."
    Wait... haven't other states, (not sure about MS) already done this with smokers?
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    It rests on the farcical view that "indescretions" explains the position of such folks, when in reality a range of factors exists. It's the same twist of "insight" that allows folks to view all guns as evil, hence all uses and possession must be evil as well.
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    I don't know what our lawmakers are thinking. If this would have passed, most of them could not go out to eat.
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    Why do these politicians get paid with OUR tax dollars? What the hell are they using OUR money for?
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    A waste of time, but hysterical nonetheless. What's next? Scales at the grocery store?
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