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OMG! LA Bans Plastic

Blair43 Wrote: May 25, 2012 10:32 AM
Can't wait until Calfornia taxes and regulates itself into oblivion, riots erupt, a civil war destroys the state, and the rest of us can then go back in and start over. What a bunch of utter morons!
SteveandJag Wrote: May 25, 2012 2:47 PM
Didn't you know that everything that starts in my state spreads through the rest of the country? Be careful what you wish for. We are the enlightened.

The above is partially true and a lot of sarcasm.
Don11350 Wrote: May 25, 2012 3:11 PM
If I were a government official from a conservative state, I would ban Californians from immigrating there. Us California have crapped up our state. Please don't let us invade your states and do the same there.
dconnelly Wrote: May 27, 2012 10:00 AM
Watch out for the ones from Maryland and Minnesota as well. These two states are the first and second to follow Kalifornia's lead.

You can reuse them, you can recycle them, but if you own a store in Los Angeles, you had better not get caught with them. I’m talking about plastic bags which the LA City Council voted to ban on Wednesday.

“Handle less” bags that hold produce are exempt. Depending on the size of the store, merchants in the City of Angels have either six or twelve months to start selling reusable bags- or start providing them for free.

LA will have four Environmental Compliance Inspectors who will traverse the city enforcing the ban, which will cost $418,075 just to...