June 4, 2012
Mayor Michael Bloomberg of New York has recently come out with an absurd proposal to ban larger-sized sodas as part of an effort to reduce obesity among New York residents.
According to an article on Yahoo News, the proposal would " target fast-food and other restaurants, delis, and places of public entertainment like stadiums. It would not cover drinks sold in supermarkets, or any diet, fruit, dairy or alcoholic drinks."
Jon Stewart recently has shown the absurdity of such a proposal on the Daily Show: