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Bloomberg Flawed Vision of a Healthy America

arpiem Wrote: Mar 26, 2013 10:09 AM
Some problems could be helped if companies stop using high fructose corn syrup, which has been linked to both obesity and diabetes.

Obesity and unhealthy living are as much a problem in this country as government over-regulation. Lately, we’ve seen several prominent politicians weigh in (no pun intended) on this topic.

It is typical of politicians to enter in to a policy with the best intentions, even if those intentions are at odds with higher ideals. In the case of political figures tackling obesity, what can start out as an effort to give consumers better information and choices, turns into making the choices for you.

Mayor Bloomberg has been the poster child for this behavior. Bloomberg, the anti-fat crusader, was at his best...