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New FDA rules will put calorie counts on menus
« on: November 24, 2014, 07:53:41 PM »


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WASHINGTON (AP) — Counting your calories will become easier under new government rules requiring chain restaurants, supermarkets, convenience stores — and even movie theaters, amusement parks and vending machines — to post the calorie content of food "clearly and conspicuously" on their menus.

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Re: New FDA rules will put calorie counts on menus
« Reply #1 on: November 25, 2014, 07:14:13 PM »
Sure is going to take the fun out of eating carnival foods lol
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Re: New FDA rules will put calorie counts on menus
« Reply #2 on: November 25, 2014, 07:51:29 PM »
Sure is going to take the fun out of eating carnival foods lol
:lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:

 :popcorn: OOPs, how many calories in this bag of popcorn? :rolleyes:
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Re: New FDA rules will put calorie counts on menus
« Reply #3 on: November 26, 2014, 03:29:31 PM »
:lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:

 :popcorn: OOPs, how many calories in this bag of popcorn? :rolleyes:
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Re: New FDA rules will put calorie counts on menus
« Reply #4 on: November 26, 2014, 03:34:53 PM »

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Counting your calories will become easier under new government rules requiring chain restaurants, supermarkets, convenience stores — and even movie theaters, amusement parks and vending machines — to post the calorie content of food "clearly and conspicuously" on their menus.

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http://www.cnbc.com/id/102214665?__source=xfinity|mod&par=xfinity

I wonder... would I need the federal government if I wasn't so irretrievably stupid? Who should I ask about this?
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Re: New FDA rules will put calorie counts on menus
« Reply #5 on: November 26, 2014, 03:44:01 PM »
I wonder... would I need the federal government if I wasn't so irretrievably stupid? Who should I ask about this?

Do you have a lib next door?   :lol:
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Re: New FDA rules will put calorie counts on menus
« Reply #6 on: November 26, 2014, 03:49:04 PM »
Do you have a lib next door?   :lol:

If I have to limit my inquiries to who lives next door, I have only hillbillies to consult. And of course, as everyone knows, they're so gun-clinging, God-fearing dumb they won't have the answers I seek.  :tounge:
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Re: New FDA rules will put calorie counts on menus
« Reply #7 on: November 26, 2014, 04:05:24 PM »
If I have to limit my inquiries to who lives next door, I have only hillbillies to consult. And of course, as everyone knows, they're so gun-clinging, God-fearing dumb they won't have the answers I seek.  :tounge:

So it sounds like you have moved up in the world.   :lol: :lol:
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Re: New FDA rules will put calorie counts on menus
« Reply #8 on: November 26, 2014, 04:14:42 PM »
So it sounds like you have moved up in the world.   :lol: :lol:

I have to say, I do like it here. We're gonna have a bang-up holiday tomorrow!  :tounge:
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Re: New FDA rules will put calorie counts on menus
« Reply #9 on: November 26, 2014, 06:19:06 PM »
I have to say, I do like it here. We're gonna have a bang-up holiday tomorrow!  :tounge:

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Politics is supposed to be the second-oldest profession.  I have come to realize that it bears a very close resemblance to the first.  ~ Ronald Reagan ~

Always remember "Feelings Aren't Facts."

 

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