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Thursday, June 26, 2014

Your Big Sodas Are Safe from the Clutching Paws of the Nanny State

Posted by on Thu, Jun 26, 2014 at 11:27 AM

Relax, people: New York City's ban on large sodas has been shot down by the New York State Supreme Court. Now you don't have to worry about how you're going to carry four 16-ounce sodas around the city when what you really want is one 64-ounce cup. Freedom!

 

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seatackled 1
It's not freedom until New Yorkers are able to openly carry their handguns and assault rifles to secure their rights to those 64 ouncers and also not have to look at two guy or two girls holding hands or kissing or any of that homo stuff that is totally cool, but they shouldn't shove it in anyone's face.
Posted by seatackled on June 26, 2014 at 11:41 AM · Report this
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N.Y. Supreme Court is a trial court.
Posted by Algernon on June 26, 2014 at 11:42 AM · Report this
Urgutha Forka 3
What an utter waste of time and resources that proposed ban has been.
Posted by Urgutha Forka on June 26, 2014 at 12:12 PM · Report this
JonnoN 4
@2 NY is confusing. This was the Court of Appeals, their highest, not the Supreme Court. Paul's blurb is wrong.
Posted by JonnoN http://www.backnine.org/ on June 26, 2014 at 12:15 PM · Report this
mikethehammer 5
You can have my giant bucket of high fructose corn syrup when you pluck it from my cold, flabby, diabetic hand.
Posted by mikethehammer on June 26, 2014 at 1:03 PM · Report this
I'm Comin' for ya Mama! 6
That was a dumb fucking law.
Posted by I'm Comin' for ya Mama! http://www.packers.com on June 26, 2014 at 1:25 PM · Report this
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@3,6: Agreed. We still aren't serious about gun control or drunk driving but we're going to pick a battle about soda. Crazy.
Posted by bigyaz on June 26, 2014 at 2:39 PM · Report this
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This is the kind of shit that makes people hate liberals.
Posted by CPN on June 26, 2014 at 3:53 PM · Report this
Max Solomon 9
@7: how are we not serious about drunk driving?
Posted by Max Solomon on June 26, 2014 at 5:00 PM · Report this

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