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This is so ass-backwards. I just have no words for it. Why in the world would anyone want to stop the sale of an alternate-energy vehicle? Texas, I’m looking at you!

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That’s it folks! As of today, Monday July 1, 2013, shark fin soup and all things shark fin related are officially banned in the state of California. The traditional Asian dish/delicacy was once reserved only for the super-rich, but has lately become a more regular staple in the Asian cuisine. What this increased demand has […]

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Other than the companies who may be losing money because of less super-sized sales (but probably aren’t losing money), I can’t see a reason why any normal citizen would be against this. Pretty proud of NYC right now for passing this.

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Casey Neistat made a video over at The New York Times to explain in much simpler terms the soda ban proposed by NYC. If you take anything away from this video, it’s that a lot of “regular-sized” drinks contain way more sugar than you think. UPDATED with video below.

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I can’t independently confirm this, but GOOD reports that certain Chipotle locations in New York and New Jersey have begun to ban pennies by rounding down to the nearest 5 cents on purchases. I am all for this because honestly, the penny is so pointless.