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Bloomberg Bans Large Sodas in His City, Pushes Gun Control in Another

fassisi Wrote: Feb 26, 2013 4:11 PM
I cannot understawnd how "New Yorkers" known to be feisty and cantankerous - put up with these "new Laws" without a fight - the Mayor cannot just legislate his preferences as he sees fit - with a fight(s) he will back down - these new laws of his are non-sensical, i.e., 2 liter sodas are cheaper - what about the poor?

Congratulations, New Yorkers.  Your historically-indispensable (or whatever) Nanny Mayor's crusade to end the scourge of large sugary drinks is on the precipice of full implementation:

Nanny Bloomberg unleashes his ban on large sodas on March 12 — and there are some nasty surprises lurking for hardworking families. Say goodbye to that 2-liter bottle of Coke with your pizza delivery, pitchers of soft drinks at your kid’s birthday party and some bottle-service mixers at your favorite nightclub. They’d violate Mayor Bloomberg’s new rules, which prohibit eateries from serving or selling sugary drinks in containers larger...