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WriteDown Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Jan-12-10 10:07 AM
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74. It's a joke NE. nt
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  -New York Seeks National Effort to Curtail Salt Use onehandle  Jan-10-10 10:22 PM   #0 
  - I do not add salt to anything  liberal N proud   Jan-10-10 10:25 PM   #1 
  - I do the reverse:  Ignis   Jan-11-10 02:34 PM   #29 
  - Good  Haole Girl   Jan-10-10 10:26 PM   #2 
  - I cut out salt. Started to pass out.  aquart   Jan-10-10 10:30 PM   #3 
  - Salt is an essential mineral. The question is one of moderation.  SPedigrees   Jan-11-10 12:55 AM   #19 
  - I applaud this effort, however, NYC IS the nanny capitol of the US  DainBramaged   Jan-10-10 10:34 PM   #4 
  - Apparently many love living in nanny heaven. NYC real estate is among the priciest in  No Elephants   Jan-12-10 07:52 AM   #54 
  - How about MSG and HFCS?  NYC_SKP   Jan-10-10 10:35 PM   #5 
  - AMEN to that, most especially the HFCS.  SPedigrees   Jan-11-10 12:51 AM   #18 
  - Re. HFCS  dkhbrit   Jan-11-10 03:30 PM   #35 
  - HFCS is not a sugar (except in the broadest sense of the word.)  SPedigrees   Jan-12-10 12:37 AM   #48 
     - Splenda is bad stuff too. It has chlorine in it.  Manifestor_of_Light   Jan-12-10 10:16 AM   #76 
  - give stevia a try  shanti   Jan-12-10 01:23 AM   #52 
     - Not for me thanks. I'm sticking with plain old sugar. nt  SPedigrees   Jan-12-10 09:48 AM   #71 
  - That would cause problems  Abq_Sarah   Jan-11-10 12:24 PM   #26 
     - Agreed. It will drag on for years before a case can be made  SPedigrees   Jan-12-10 12:40 AM   #49 
  - Regional arrogance FAIL.  boppers   Jan-10-10 10:44 PM   #6 
  - Good point. nt  SPedigrees   Jan-11-10 12:59 AM   #20 
  - It's a good idea.  ThatPoetGuy   Jan-10-10 10:50 PM   #7 
  - absurd  unabelladonna   Jan-10-10 10:51 PM   #8 
  - Calling out the Salt Police...  Dappleganger   Jan-11-10 12:03 AM   #15 
  - Usually, before police come into play, thee is a law. This is a totally voluntary program.  No Elephants   Jan-12-10 08:05 AM   #57 
  - Why are you talking about a ban? The program is totally voluntary and does not  No Elephants   Jan-12-10 07:58 AM   #56 
  - Gee, I can't imagine why he didn't annouce this 10 weeks ago...  krispos42   Jan-10-10 10:55 PM   #9 
  - Salt is worse for you than...  golfguru   Jan-10-10 11:06 PM   #10 
  - Or it you are old and have normal blood pressure.  Robb   Jan-11-10 07:20 AM   #22 
  - I'll bite  Mojorabbit   Jan-10-10 11:37 PM   #11 
  - The program is voluntary and does not seem to apply to restuarants.  No Elephants   Jan-12-10 08:09 AM   #58 
  - Yes, Yes, Yes!  SoapBox   Jan-10-10 11:54 PM   #12 
  - looks like ill be adding 25% more salt to everything  naaman fletcher   Jan-10-10 11:56 PM   #13 
  - Unlikely. Please see Reply 58.  No Elephants   Jan-12-10 08:12 AM   #59 
  - As someone who loves to cook, this is BS.  Dappleganger   Jan-11-10 12:01 AM   #14 
  - Why is it bs? Please see Replies 54 and 7 and also 58.  No Elephants   Jan-12-10 08:19 AM   #60 
  - It's nice that someone cares. But, what about monosodium glutamate and all the other glutamates.  peacetalksforall   Jan-11-10 12:23 AM   #16 
  - Glutamate Association. Real all about it.  peacetalksforall   Jan-11-10 12:28 AM   #17 
  - We have taken so much out of our food...  hayu_lol   Jan-11-10 01:07 AM   #21 
     - Why is a voluntary program for manufacturers of prepared foods bs?  No Elephants   Jan-12-10 08:27 AM   #61 
  - Salt is a necessary part of our diet  pipoman   Jan-11-10 07:58 AM   #23 
  - The 'tongue map' is more or less a myth  muriel_volestrangler   Jan-11-10 03:12 PM   #33 
  - Point is, most of us need lower sodium. And god forbid anyone but  No Elephants   Jan-12-10 08:30 AM   #62 
  - Be careful what you ask for.  flamin lib   Jan-11-10 09:02 AM   #24 
  - A voluntary program, attempting to encourage a 25% reduction.  No Elephants   Jan-12-10 08:41 AM   #65 
  - Mfgs and restaurants should not put more salt than is needed.  LiberalFighter   Jan-11-10 09:10 AM   #25 
  - Very different applying salt and spices in general to a dish that is just done cooking...  WriteDown   Jan-11-10 02:40 PM   #30 
     - Isn't the article about manufacturers of prepared foods?  No Elephants   Jan-12-10 07:41 AM   #53 
        - I was just talking about the posters suggestion that salt should be added at the table...  WriteDown   Jan-12-10 10:08 AM   #75 
  - I thought this was about Plowing Roads.  slampoet   Jan-11-10 12:34 PM   #27 
  - Same here. Salt gets used because it's supposed to be cheap,  hedgehog   Jan-11-10 08:59 PM   #45 
     - In Rhode Island the plow are all privately owned. So the operators..........  slampoet   Jan-12-10 12:11 AM   #47 
     - No savings for car bodies that were damaged in auto accidents.  SPedigrees   Jan-12-10 12:46 AM   #50 
  - Salt is probably much more dangerous than fat but...  Phoonzang   Jan-11-10 01:49 PM   #28 
  - What will they do about these guys?  WriteDown   Jan-11-10 02:42 PM   #31 
  - It is a program for manufacturers, not consumers.  No Elephants   Jan-12-10 08:35 AM   #63 
     - It's a joke NE. nt  WriteDown   Jan-12-10 10:07 AM   #74 
  - Also, so much for pepperoni pizza. nt  WriteDown   Jan-11-10 02:43 PM   #32 
  - Not really. The program is voluntary.  No Elephants   Jan-12-10 07:55 AM   #55 
     - Voluntary...  WriteDown   Jan-12-10 10:07 AM   #73 
  - I appreciate that NYC is trying to do a good thing  justabob   Jan-11-10 03:22 PM   #34 
  - Please see Replies 56 and 60  No Elephants   Jan-12-10 08:38 AM   #64 
  - I Think It's Great  RobinA   Jan-11-10 07:23 PM   #36 
  - Mayor Bloomberg Adamant As City Health Department Set To Release Draft Guidelines Suggesting Salt In  Synicus Maximus   Jan-11-10 07:39 PM   #37 
  - So long pepperoni pizza. nt  WriteDown   Jan-11-10 07:39 PM   #38 
  - I truly think Bloomberg has gone stark raving mad. Enough already!  virgogal   Jan-11-10 07:39 PM   #39 
  - you got that exactly right.  marasinghe   Jan-11-10 09:39 PM   #46 
  - As to only the subject of this thread, please see Replies 60, 54 and 7.  No Elephants   Jan-12-10 08:48 AM   #67 
  - Please see Reply 60.  No Elephants   Jan-12-10 08:44 AM   #66 
  - This would be called preventative health care.  Fearless   Jan-11-10 07:39 PM   #40 
  - Pretty draconian for a mayor  Alcibiades   Jan-11-10 07:39 PM   #41 
  - Please see Reply# 53.  No Elephants   Jan-12-10 09:03 AM   #69 
     - It's not just packaged food  Alcibiades   Jan-12-10 10:06 AM   #72 
  - Make sure its a nice Sel de Mer (Sea Salt)  brooklynite   Jan-11-10 08:39 PM   #43 
     - If it has Nacl (sodium chloride aka salt) it is no different  golfguru   Jan-11-10 08:56 PM   #44 
     - All salt was once sea salt. The salt deposits in western states were left by ancient salty oceans.  SPedigrees   Jan-12-10 12:49 AM   #51 
  - The food fascists are at it again  tonysam   Jan-11-10 08:26 PM   #42 
  - Jaysus. Please see Reply 60.  No Elephants   Jan-12-10 09:01 AM   #68 
  - Is this a joke?  Imajika   Jan-12-10 09:17 AM   #70 
  - I think it's a good idea.  Manifestor_of_Light   Jan-12-10 10:22 AM   #77 
  - as if the Yankees were not enought-another reason to hate new york  dembotoz   Jan-12-10 12:58 PM   #78 
 

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