First Nanny Michelle Obama isn’t happy just preaching to us about what we should eat. She also wants to change what your grocery store stocks on its shelves if her husband is elected to a second term.
Asked by Parade magazine, “What do you hope to accomplish in your second term?” First Lady Michelle Obama said she wants to “impact the nature of food in grocery stores” with the aim of cutting sugar, fat and salt.
“With ‘Lets Move!,’ our goal is to end the problem of childhood obesity in a generation,” Mrs. Obama said. “And while we’ve seen some very profound cultural shifts, we still have communities that don’t have access to affordable and healthy foods. We still need to find a way to impact the nature of food in grocery stores, in terms of sugar, fat, and salt.”
Mrs. Obama also discussed the challenge of “educating families” on healthy lifestyles in a society where “TV is rampant.” (Read More)
So long Cheetos! See ya later Twinkies!
Update: Lady Liberty linked – thanks!