Judge invalidates Bloomberg's NYC soda ban - yay for Merica! | TigerDroppings.com

Posted byMessage
Weebie
New Orleans Saints Fan
NOLA
Member since Dec 2012
3717 posts

Judge invalidates Bloomberg's NYC soda ban - yay for Merica!


A judge has invalidated New York City's soda ban, saying that the limits on sugary drinks are not legal, according to CNBC.

"A state judge has blocked New York City from moving forward with Mayor Bloomberg's large sugary drink ban, a major defeat for the mayor,"




LINK








Back to top
Share:
jimbeam
USA Fan
University of LSU
Member since Oct 2011
29999 posts

re: Judge invalidates Bloomberg's NYC soda ban - yay for Merica!








Back to top
Hugo Stiglitz
USA Fan
Bitch, I'm From Louisiana
Member since Oct 2010
56679 posts

re: Judge invalidates Bloomberg's NYC soda ban - yay for Merica!








Back to top
LaBR4
LSU Fan
Baton Rouge
Member since Sep 2005
15642 posts

re: Judge invalidates Bloomberg's NYC soda ban - yay for Merica!


Supersize Please!





Back to top
Fireman17
Ole Miss Fan
Mississippi
Member since Oct 2010
4603 posts

re: Judge invalidates Bloomberg's NYC soda ban - yay for Merica!


Bloomberg must be wanting a big drink right now..





Back to top
Jarlaxle
San Diego State Fan
Baton Rouge
Member since Dec 2010
1140 posts

re: Judge invalidates Bloomberg's NYC soda ban - yay for Merica!


frick Bloomberg and hos liberal arse agenda.







Back to top
Eighteen
LSU Fan
Member since Dec 2006
16468 posts

re: Judge invalidates Bloomberg's NYC soda ban - yay for Merica!


but now everyone will be fat and unhealthy


This post was edited on 3/11 at 2:34 pm


Back to top
Weebie
New Orleans Saints Fan
NOLA
Member since Dec 2012
3717 posts

re: Judge invalidates Bloomberg's NYC soda ban - yay for Merica!


oh look he mad -


"but.....but....but!!! we the government should have the right to control anything about you!!!"






Back to top
Wally Sparks
USA Fan
Atlanta
Member since Feb 2013
7126 posts

re: Judge invalidates Bloomberg's NYC soda ban - yay for Merica!


frick him







Back to top
Crow Pie
New Orleans Saints Fan
Heart of Lafayette
Member since Feb 2010
9589 posts

re: Judge invalidates Bloomberg's NYC soda ban - yay for Merica!








Back to top
TigerAlumni2010
USA Fan
Baton Rouge
Member since Aug 2011
1244 posts

re: Judge invalidates Bloomberg's NYC soda ban - yay for Merica!








Back to top
blueboy
LSU Fan
between here and there
Member since Apr 2006
17565 posts

re: Judge invalidates Bloomberg's NYC soda ban - yay for Merica!


Haha. frick you, Emperor Bloomberg.





Back to top
BestBanker
New Orleans Saints Fan
stuck in a moment
Member since Nov 2011
3055 posts
 Online 

re: Judge invalidates Bloomberg's NYC soda ban - yay for Merica!








Back to top
CaptainJ47
Hawaii Fan
Gonzales
Member since Nov 2007
2637 posts

re: Judge invalidates Bloomberg's NYC soda ban - yay for Merica!


I am all for free markets but it is apparent that people can't control themselves. Then we become accountable for their health care expenses because of their health problems. In light of the decision I say just tax the F out of fast food and soft drinks.





Back to top
jimbeam
USA Fan
University of LSU
Member since Oct 2011
29999 posts

re: Judge invalidates Bloomberg's NYC soda ban - yay for Merica!


Or take away all this gubment healthcare





Back to top
lowspark12
Auburn Fan
nashville, tn
Member since Aug 2009
13835 posts

re: Judge invalidates Bloomberg's NYC soda ban - yay for Merica!


quote:

I am all for free markets but it is apparent that people can't control themselves. Then we become accountable for their health care expenses because of their health problems. In light of the decision I say just tax the F out of fast food and soft drinks


It's definitely a complicated issue... we live in a free society where we should have the ability to decide what we eat and drink, but with the ACA, we all could/will end up paying for the poor decisions of everyone else.



This post was edited on 3/11 at 3:07 pm


Back to top
jimbeam
USA Fan
University of LSU
Member since Oct 2011
29999 posts

re: Judge invalidates Bloomberg's NYC soda ban - yay for Merica!


Right. So cut that shite out





Back to top
TheCaterpillar
LSU Fan
Nashville from BR via Oxford
Member since Jan 2004
35647 posts

re: Judge invalidates Bloomberg's NYC soda ban - yay for Merica!


quote:

It's definitely a complicated issue... we live in a free society where we should have the ability to decide what we eat and drink, but with the ACA, we all could/will end up paying for the poor decisions of everyone else.



IMO every substance should be legal and the ones that cause health issues should be taxed HEAVILY to not only discourage their use, but to pay for the eventual health issues.






Back to top
stewie
Member since Jan 2006
1475 posts

re: Judge invalidates Bloomberg's NYC soda ban - yay for Merica!


quote:

A judge has invalidated New York City's soda ban, saying that the limits on sugary drinks are not legal, according to CNBC.


I had to laugh...they're not sugary drinks.

HFCS is not the same as sugar. Gotta love misinformation.






Back to top
LNCHBOX
LSU Fan
70001
Member since Jun 2009
17225 posts
 Online 

re: Judge invalidates Bloomberg's NYC soda ban - yay for Merica!


quote:

IMO every substance should be legal and the ones that cause health issues should be taxed HEAVILY to not only discourage their use, but to pay for the eventual health issues.


frick that. I pay for my own damn health insurance, so I'll eat and drink whatever the hell I want to. Why should I be taxed?






Back to top


Back to top




//