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    Re: Study Finds Elementary Students Like New Healthier Lunches

    Quote Originally Posted by jamesrage View Post
    Apparently not all kids are spoiled brats whose parents let them eat what ever they want and many other kids do like healthier food.

    Study Finds Elementary Students Like New Healthier Lunches - WSJ
    When the federal government implemented new school-meal regulations in 2012, a majority of elementary-school students complained about the healthier lunches, but by the end of the school year most found the food agreeable, according to survey results released Monday.
    The peer-reviewed study comes amid concerns that the regulations led schools to throw away more uneaten food and prompted some students to drop out of meal programs.
    Researchers at the University of Illinois at Chicago surveyed administrators at more than 500 primary schools about student reaction to the new meals in the 2012-2013 school year. They found that 70% agreed or strongly agreed that students, by the end of the school year, generally liked the new lunches, which feature more whole grains, vegetables and fruits, and lower fat levels.
    why didn't they ask the kids themselves?

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    Re: Study Finds Elementary Students Like New Healthier Lunches

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    I would like to know where the grant for that so-called study came from.
    It came from Reublicans-Я-e-vile.com and the center for republicanscansuckit group.(sarcasm)
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    Re: Study Finds Elementary Students Like New Healthier Lunches

    Quote Originally Posted by ObamacareFail View Post
    Oh no Michelle ate short ribs,That must mean she is wrong that kids should eat healthy food. I guess that means we should let schools contract with McDonalds and Little Debbie to serve school lunches and breakfast.
    "A nation can survive its fools, and even the ambitious. But it cannot survive treason from within. An enemy at the gates is less formidable, for he is known and carries his banner openly. But the traitor moves amongst those within the gate freely, his sly whispers rustling through all the alleys, heard in the very halls of government itself. For the traitor appears not a traitor; he speaks in accents familiar to his victims, and he wears their face and their arguments, he appeals to the baseness that lies deep in the hearts of all men. He rots the soul of a nation, he works secretly and unknown in the night to undermine the pillars of the city, he infects the body politic so that it can no longer resist. A murder is less to fear"

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    Re: Study Finds Elementary Students Like New Healthier Lunches

    Quote Originally Posted by Thrilla View Post
    why didn't they ask the kids themselves?
    They are going to interview over a couple thousand or hundred thousand school kids?
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    Re: Study Finds Elementary Students Like New Healthier Lunches

    Quote Originally Posted by jamesrage View Post
    They are going to interview over a couple thousand or hundred thousand school kids?
    a random selection of 1500 or so will do.

    it doesn't strike you as odd to ask the administrators if the kids like their food?

    hell ,asking the "lunch ladies" or the janitors would give us a better idea of what the kids like... administrators are disconnected and political ( not in the partisan sense)

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    Re: Study Finds Elementary Students Like New Healthier Lunches

    Quote Originally Posted by Thrilla View Post
    a random selection of 1500 or so will do.

    it doesn't strike you as odd to ask the administrators if the kids like their food?

    hell ,asking the "lunch ladies" or the janitors would give us a better idea of what the kids like... administrators are disconnected and political ( not in the partisan sense)
    Wouldn't the administrators know what is being spent and what is being thrown away?
    "A nation can survive its fools, and even the ambitious. But it cannot survive treason from within. An enemy at the gates is less formidable, for he is known and carries his banner openly. But the traitor moves amongst those within the gate freely, his sly whispers rustling through all the alleys, heard in the very halls of government itself. For the traitor appears not a traitor; he speaks in accents familiar to his victims, and he wears their face and their arguments, he appeals to the baseness that lies deep in the hearts of all men. He rots the soul of a nation, he works secretly and unknown in the night to undermine the pillars of the city, he infects the body politic so that it can no longer resist. A murder is less to fear"

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    Re: Study Finds Elementary Students Like New Healthier Lunches

    Quote Originally Posted by jamesrage View Post
    Wouldn't the administrators know what is being spent and what is being thrown away?
    spent?.. I would hope so.
    thrown away?... doubtful.

    ask the janitors what's being thrown away.. they'll know

    in any event, if you want to know if people like things, you ask them if they like them.... ya don't ask disconnected proxies

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    Re: Study Finds Elementary Students Like New Healthier Lunches

    Quote Originally Posted by Thrilla View Post
    spent?.. I would hope so.
    thrown away?... doubtful.
    Why not? Money doesn't grow on trees.Why wouldn't an administrator know if food was being wasted?
    "A nation can survive its fools, and even the ambitious. But it cannot survive treason from within. An enemy at the gates is less formidable, for he is known and carries his banner openly. But the traitor moves amongst those within the gate freely, his sly whispers rustling through all the alleys, heard in the very halls of government itself. For the traitor appears not a traitor; he speaks in accents familiar to his victims, and he wears their face and their arguments, he appeals to the baseness that lies deep in the hearts of all men. He rots the soul of a nation, he works secretly and unknown in the night to undermine the pillars of the city, he infects the body politic so that it can no longer resist. A murder is less to fear"

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    Re: Study Finds Elementary Students Like New Healthier Lunches

    Quote Originally Posted by jamesrage View Post
    Why not? Money doesn't grow on trees.Why wouldn't an administrator know if food was being wasted?
    i'd imagine they have a bit more on their plate to worry about other than refuse audits...


    you seem to be awfully opposed to asking the kids themselves if they like the food...is there a reason for that?

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