Actually Congress, a tomato is a fruit.


On Thursday, November 17th 2011, Congress voted that Pizza be classified as a vegetable because of the tomato paste it contains.

Maybe instead of studying Nutritional Science I should have gone and become a politician.



What do you think? Is this a good thing that will help promote healthy eating, or is it a misdirected political decision?





News reports:

US Congress rules that pizza is a vegetable

Pizza still a vegetable for U.S. Schools

Hilarious petition:  Citizens of the USA petition to declare Congress a vegetable 







One response to “Actually Congress, a tomato is a fruit.”

  1. That reminds me of a story I once read about McDonald’s and Pizza Hut logos appearing on Florida’s schools. Kids with good grades even got a free happy meal! Talk about “healthy” incentives…

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