Will it All Lead to Eating Rat Burgers??

April 10, 2009

I'm seeing that it wasn't just us here at Sip & Savor who got more than just a little tweaked at the opinion column in the New England Journal of Medicine…

About Kelly and Thomas...

April 9, 2009

It's usually a tell-tale sign that when one person or group starts attacking someone, or in this case, something - there's an ulterior motive. There's…

The Laziness and Phoniness of the Obesity Tax

April 9, 2009

As Ronald Reagan used to say of his pointless critics: "Well, there they go again."
Today, there is yet another attack from career activists who once again…

Job Cuts and Tax Hike Proposals Both Rising

April 3, 2009

The unemployment rate hit 8.5 percent in March - the largest percentage of jobless Americans in 25 years.
Another 663,000 people lost their jobs last month…

Perspective

April 2, 2009

The President and members of Congress are making a lot of noise - some might call it a bit on the side of demagoguery - about regulating corporate executive…

Government Creates Crisis; You Pay for It

April 1, 2009

The big money grab continues in Northeastern states, as New York seems set to follow Connecticut by placing a deposit tax on bottled water and then cynically…

ABA President and CEO Testifies Before Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition & Forestry

March 31, 2009

This morning, ABA President and CEO Susan Neely will be on Capitol Hill testifying before Congress about the progress of our national School Beverage Guidelines…

Bottle Bills are Just Another Way to Say "Tax"

March 30, 2009

Sip & Savor went to see Britney Spears and the Pussycat Dolls last week when they came to Washington last week. What a great show!
One thing we noticed…

Demonizing Foods: A Nasty Side Effect for Teens

March 26, 2009

For a while now, a lot of self-appointed do-gooders - you know, those people who know best about what we should be eating, drinking or doing - find themselves…

Kudos to Focus on FIT Kids

March 20, 2009

The equation for a healthy weight is quite simple: calories consumed balanced with calories burned. Striking that balance can be trickier as human nature…