FDA says “You’re Fat and Your Mama Dresses You Funny”


There are times when I wonder how I should label myself regarding my politics. One day I feel like a liberal democrat and the next I find myself agreeing with Cecil. (That’s a reference to being a moderately sensible republican.)

Today I’m feeling like a libertarian/anarchist. Holy crap Batman, the feds are mandating graphic anti-smoking pictures on cigarette packages.

From the FDA website:¬†“Beginning September 2012, FDA will require larger, more prominent¬†cigarette health warnings on all cigarette packaging and advertisements in the United States.¬† These warnings mark the first change in cigarette warnings in more than 25 years and are a significant advancement in communicating the dangers of smoking.”

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