NYC passes trans fat ban

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    Synthetic gin anyone? :D
     
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    Good point Mr P.
     
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    Just think how far they can carry this MB. No more ‘Home Cookin’ restaurants, no this, no that, on the menu anymore. Good grief it’s hard enough to survive now and the menu is going to be slashed! So much for eating out, there'll be no place to go.
     
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    I totally support this measure. Trans fats kill on the order of tens of thousands of people a year, it's about as close to poison as you can get. This stuff out to be outlawed for the same reason anthrax is outlawed, both kill people en masse.
     
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    Excatly right. Yet another step toward the nanny state. God forbid people make dietary decisions for themselves.
     
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    Tens of thousands?

    A couple of questions, 1)does everybody die? 2)is life expectancy longer now than in the past?
     
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    I might think they were sincere if the banned booze first.
     

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