school lunches

Pizza declared a vegetable by congress ?

In what kind of a twisted world do we live when this debate actually takes place in a
so called first world country ?
Not in Cuba, not in Bangladesh, not in some god forsaken wannabe country.
No, it is happening right here in America !

Excerpt from ” Time NewsFeed ” :

Okay, so Congress never actually declared pizza a vegetable during
last year’s legislative battle over school lunches.
But they might as well have:
by declaring that an eighth of a cup of tomato paste is worth as much nutritionally
as a half a cup of vegetable
s
,
the new rules opened a loophole that has given pizza vegetable-like status in
school lunchrooms nationwide.
Now, however,  a Congressman from Colorado is fighting back.

Read more: http://newsfeed.time.com/2012/05/16/in-congress-the-is-pizza-a-vegetable-war-rages-on/#ixzz1wxsSnoRz