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Trouble in the Nanny State

ericynot Wrote: Mar 14, 2013 12:11 PM
RVN, I don't think I know a single person who does not do some sort of drug. Keep in mind that alcohol is a drug. So is nicotine. So is caffeine. Do you know anyone who doesn't indulge in at least one of those things? (I literally know only one person who does not drink alcohol.)

Like the proverbial monkey typing for infinity and getting Shakespeare, Mayor Bloomberg's obsession with reforming New Yorkers' health has finally produced a brilliant ad campaign.

Posters are popping up in subway stations and bus stops giving statistics about teen pregnancy that show cute little kids saying things like, "Honestly, Mom ... chances are he won't stay with you. What happens to me?" and "I'm twice as likely not to graduate high school because you had me as a teen."

(Based on a recent CBS report, the kid could add, "Then again, I'm in the New York City public...