The Departments of Public Health and Education in Massachusetts has banned bake sales in the interest of protecting kids from themselves!! The government has stepped in to make sure kids eat more nutritiously:
Source: Parents: Rule’s half-baked - BostonHerald.com
So here is the question for you... is this good government at work, or a small step closer towards a too-powerful government (in this case, state govt.) who has its hands in places it has no business?
If you eat poundcakes and cookies, you will be punished!!