FDA to ban munchies (trans fats)Submitted by The Granger on Fri, 11/08/2013 - 04:17
FDA to ban artery-clogging trans fats
BY SANDRA GUY AND MONIFA THOMAS Staff Reporters November 7, 2013 8:30AM
Updated: November 7, 2013 8:18PM
Major Chicago-area food companies Kraft Foods, Mondelez International, Hillshire Brands and McDonald’s Corp. said Thursday they are studying the details — and no doubt, the implications — of the federal government’s first-ever declaration that trans fats are unsafe and should be banned from many foods.
Funny, marijuana is becoming legal so munchies are going to become illegal. I agree with John Stefanos and will be supporting his product to let him know I like what he said "“(The federal government ) is going a bit too far; it’s up to the individual,” said John Stefanos, president of Chicago-based Cupid Candies at 7637 S. Western Ave., which makes one-pound boxes of three-layered mint Frango’s for local Macy’s stores. “Are you going to stop eating red meat? That’s my personal opinion.”