This is a cross posting from my General Musings. As it is also a Helath Related issue I thought it appropriate to put it up here as well.
It’s now official, according to the US Government – Pizza and Fries are vegetables and therefore healthy!
At a time when childhood obesity is epidemic and government wants to hold parents responsible, congress slipped in a little provision to a huge government spending bill that will declare pizza and French fries as ‘vegetables’.
Why? Well it’s certainly not for the benefit of your children’s health. They’re doing it to subvert school lunch program guidelines to protect frozen ‘food’ sellers and allow them to continue selling garbage to school cafeterias nationwide.
Of course, it’s the parents who will still be held responsible for childhood obesity… full article