School lunches

Michelle Obama seems to know as much about White House history as she does mandating school lunches

by Skip June 7, 2016

The hubris of knowledge… Yo, Michelle Obama, The House You Wake Up In Was Rebuilt Under Harry Truman. “Okay, America, it’s time for a history lesson. When the First “Lady,” Michelle Obama, claimed recently that the house she wakes up in every day was “built by slaves” the poor woman didn’t realize just how badly […]

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GrokTALK! May 31st, 2014 School lunch, Mao Suits, and Chris P. Bacon

by Steve MacDonald June 1, 2014
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The first segment is a free for all, so we’ve got Centrally Planned School lunch fall out, Mao suits, and then Grok Commenter Chris P. Bacon calls in to pile on about the intolerant left, California gun laws, how the media just makes stuff up,  reminiscing about, and the climate in the Golden State. […]

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A Conservative Solution to The Public School Lunch Circular Firing Squad

by Steve MacDonald December 18, 2012

Federal mandates made school lunches cost more and forced foods into them most kids don’t care for so the Derry School District Lunch program is pondering why overall receipts are down. “The food service numbers are significantly less on student sales,” Simard said. She said the food services department is still working to determine the […]

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Michelle Obama’s nationalized school lunch menu – a bit more

by Skip September 26, 2012

Steve has done good work in covering the fiasco-in-progress (here and here), so I have just a bit to add to the story: One government official tried to put the blame on the students. “One thing I think we need to keep in mind as kids say they’re still hungry is that many children aren’t […]

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Microcosm of Nanny State Failure: School Lunch

by Steve MacDonald September 25, 2012

Being programmed by the state has finally hit kids where they live–in the stomach.  And there is an important lesson to be learned if the kids and their stomachs are listening.  That lesson is this: Federal mandates apply force, limit choices, and result in waste, and that is exactly what has happened thanks to Michelle […]

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You Can Force A Public School Student to Pay for a ‘Healthy Lunch’ But You Can’t Make Them Eat It.

by Steve MacDonald July 25, 2012

Would you be at all surprised to learn that public school students who buy lunch in Public School cafeterias are–after a fashion–getting around the USDA Federal requirement that they consume certain foods with their meal? Would you be more or less surprised to learn that the federal mandated will cost you as parents and taxpayers […]

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The Potato Is A Gateway Drug…

by Steve MacDonald May 18, 2011

Potato ban by FDA in public school lunches?

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