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McDonald's Happy Meals Banned in Santa Clara County, California

http://www.treehugger.com

Santa Clara County in California has just ushered in a sad day for Happy Meals -- by banning them, along with other such promotions for unhealthy kids' meals. But this sad day for McDonald's may lead to many happier ones for all those kids who might now have a better shot at growing up with healthier eating habits. That is, if you believe the ordinance will work -- and don't think the measure is altogether out of line.

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The War on Salt Goes National

http://stossel.blogs.foxbusiness.com

Earlier this year, New York City Mayor and prominent food nag Michael Bloomberg announced a "voluntary" effort to reduce the salt content in restaurants and processed foods by 25%. Later, a New York State Senator proposed a ban on the use of any salt in restaurant kitchens. Now, the Washington Post reports:

The Food and Drug Administration is planning an unprecedented effort to gradually reduce the salt consumed each day by Americans,

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Raleigh, NC - Tea Party goers forbiden to carry flags on poles

http://www.newsobserver.com

RALEIGH -- Organizers of a tea party event planned for Thursday at the state Capitol are unhappy they can't carry flags on poles because of state officials' fears that they could be used as weapons.

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Attorney Put in Jail For Over a Year Without Trial

http://www.infowars.com

Richard Fine, who holds a PhD in international law and served as an anti-trust prosecutor at the Department of Justice in Washington D.C., has been in jail in the L.A. County Jail for over a year in solitary confinement. He never had a trial, there has been no conviction, nor any sentence to keep him there.

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Check out 02:02 to 02:40 · Barack Obama tells the....truth!

http://www.youtube.com

Its rare for one of these douchebags to admit that they have a monopoly on violence.

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Family's Plane Mistaken For Drug Smugglers Was Shot Down

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CIA tries to cover up their role in a family's murder.

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Virginia man acquitted of indecent exposure in his home

http://www.bostonherald.com

FAIRFAX, Va. - A man charged with indecent exposure after two women said they saw him naked inside his own home was acquitted Wednesday by a Virginia jury.

Erick Williamson, 29, has argued since his October arrest that he should not be punished for being naked in the privacy of his own home.

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DE House Bill 350 "Parental Responsibilities"

http://www.examiner.com

They actually want to make parents in DE sign a contract stating they will send a certain amount of time each night working on their children's homework.

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State of New Hampshire bans fish pedicures

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The government of New Hampshire, the "Live Free or Die" state, has banned fish pedicures.

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To Stop Crime, Share Your Genes

http://www.nytimes.com

PERHAPS the only thing more surprising than President Obama’s decision to give an interview for “America’s Most Wanted” last weekend was his apparent agreement with the program’s host, John Walsh, that there should be a national DNA database with profiles of every person arrested, whether convicted or not. Many Americans feel that this proposal flies in the face of our “innocent until proven guilty” ethos, and given that African-Americans are far more likely to be arrested than whites, critics refer to such genetic collection as creating “Jim Crow’s database.”

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