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Old 04-27-2008, 10:22 AM   #1  
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Here is an interesting snippet of video. NYC chain restaurants now have calorie counts on their menu.
Surprising how many people really have their head in the sand.

http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/21134540...28264#24328264

Looks like it might go nationwide soon -
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Old 04-27-2008, 01:31 PM   #2  
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Oh yeah! I watched this report last night at the gym. I think it's awesome. I hope it does go nationwide.
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Old 04-27-2008, 02:02 PM   #3  
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I feel the same way. It's GREAT news and I hope it is a spreading trend.
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Wouldn't that be great if all restaurants posted calories for the food they serve?! I'd love that, I hope they make it a requirement.
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Old 04-28-2008, 07:16 PM   #5  
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I would love for all restaurants to post calorie counts as well.

I went out for lunch today at Longhorn and had a salad and chili. Came home and looked online to find the calorie count for the chili. Longhorn doesn't even have nutrition information online! I can't believe restaurants are not required to have this information posted, especially large chains like Longhorn.

I'm not a fan of excessive legislation, but this is one law I would like to see passed.
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