Hey fatty put down them french fries. You wanted to know what was next for the government control, and I was messing around with the scale in the Fast Food joints.
Look at this:http://wtop.com/index.php?nid=106&sid=828349
> NYC Councilman Proposes Limiting Fast Food
> Jun 21st - 5:24pm
> NEW YORK (AP) - In a town where you can get a slice
of pizza or a hot dog
on nearly every block, one city councilman wants to
limit the number of fast
food restaurants as a way to fight obesity.
> Councilman Joel Rivera, health committee chairman,
said at a hearing
Wednesday he was exploring the idea of using zoning
laws to prevent fast
food joints from taking over city streets. More than
half of adult New
Yorkers are overweight or obese.
> "You're not going to totally eliminate fast food
restaurants, but you
could limit the amount," Rivera said after the
> He said there is a high concentration of fast food
eateries in low-income
communities, and suggested that might to contribute to
obesity rates, which
also tend to be greater in those areas.
> Rivera said he plans to hold hearings on the matter
_ particularly to
explore whether New York City zoning laws could be
tweaked so specifically.
> Mitchell Moss, professor of urban policy and
planning at New York
University, said it's unlikely any zoning resolution
could dictate that
level of detail. The zoning code for eating and
drinking establishments does
not distinguish types of food.
> "And in a city like New York, where everybody is on
the run, it's very
hard to single out what is and isn't fast food," Moss
And wear ATGATT case you slip getting some napkins, we will adjust the scale for your gear.