This happened because of me apparently.
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Because you banned super-size sodas.

“They’re trying to save your life. Banned sodas are a municipality issue, not a federal one. How many dialysis joints are there in strip malls where you live? Sugar and diet is a medical issue — it should be treated like such.”

Okay. So why not just allow people NOT to purchase soft drinks if they want to. You want to cut down on the consumption of soft drinks for the sake of your health? Be my guest. But don’t force everyone to stop drinking soda with you.

And as far as banning soft drinks go, well, Penn and Teller already explained why that’s insane nearly a decade ago: