If it pisses off libruls...
Briefly broke my embargo this morning to see how her fellow cons were criticizing Palin's bashing of anti-obesity programs being promoted by the White House. That part wasn't that interesting but this is worth quoting:
Critics of the White House’s anti-obesity efforts say they could open the way to more regulations down the line, especially since Democrats’ healthcare reform law and its subsidies create added incentives for the federal government to cut medical costs by keeping Americans healthier.Good Lord, we wouldn't want Americans to be healthier, especially if it's perceived as a win for the MarxistSocialistNaziFascistKenyanMuslimLiberal White House. And even worse, it might save money:
The epidemic also adds quantifiable costs to the nation’s healthcare system, perhaps as much as $147 billion in 2008, according to a recent study in the policy journal Health Affairs.Tea Party patriots don't need no dang gummit telling them to cut down on the Krispy Kremes. But it's nothing personal, mind you.