There is a lot of hyperbole with some here. No one said kids would starve to death. And there was also a discussion that too many wasted calories could be unhelathy, and that people could eat a lot of calories and still be malnuorished. Now, we can talk abuot any of that, but we shouldn't be too silly with the exaggerations.
That said, glad it passed and like megaprogman, hope this serves us well.
It's going to work because every government program works!
I'm surprised he lived to tell the tale, you don't get between an American and their junk food...
Your portions in your restaraunts when I come down there, are simply unreal. Impossible to finish man, crazy stuff.
I remember a time when I loved the portion size. Frankly, getting more for the money seemed proper to me. Alas, I had to lose 150 lbs and now I have to pay for getting less. Sadly.
AUSTAN GOOLSBEE:I think the world vests too much power, certainly in the president, probably in Washington in general for its influence on the economy, because most all of the economy has nothing to do with the government.