Article Image
flickr / brownpau

We all know that obesity is bad for you—bad enough, apparently, that Gov. David Paterson has decided to spend his waning days in office as your personal trainer. The fight to institute a state-wide sales tax on soda had been brought to Morningside Heights—and the interwebs!more According to State Health Commissioner Richard Daines:

We need to address the oversizing, and need to address the tie-ins between Facebook and polar bears and Santa Claus and how little children bond to these products for a lifetime.


money obesity paterson soda taxes