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How do you feel about New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg's attempt to ban sugary sodas larger than 16 ounces?
I think it is great. It will help fight the obesity epidemic, and may even lower the incidence rate of type 2 diabetes.
Don't know if it will be effective, but it's worth the effort.
Nice try, but it wouldn't make a difference if the legislation passed.
Too many loopholes. Go back to the drawing board.
Good sentiment, bad solution. Creating a nanny state is not the answer.
I don't really have an opinion on it.
I don't know anything about it.

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