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Bloomberg to New Mothers: You Really Should Be Breastfeeding, You Know

silvieas Wrote: Jul 31, 2012 7:47 PM
What if I don't WANT 'to try to start breastfeeding'? What if I THINK IT'S GROSS? What if I'm good with thinking it's gross and have no desire to change my mind?! When the government tells me I must think otherwise, that's communist-style 'thought police' in play! You'll say I shouldn't be a mom then? WHY? Why do all my other good attributes as a parent 'not count' if I DON'T LIKE THE IDEA OF HAVING MY BREASTS SUCKED? Hey! Some women who breastfed end up murdering their kids! Almost every mom from 1940-1970 bottle-fed and many were great mothers!

Apparently, carrying a baby for nine months just isn't hard enough. Don't you think new mothers deserve a lecture about how to feed their baby.....just hours after they endure hard labor and are still in the hospital? New York City Mayor Mike Bloomberg has moved from his sugary drink ban onto the breasts of new mothers. That's right, Michael Nanny Bloomberg is now asking hospitals to lock up and strictly regulate baby formula. He wants nurses and doctors to give mothers who ask for formula as an alternative to breastfeeding a "talking to" about how breastfeeding is better for...