Banning Styrofoam cups may seem fairly innocent, but it is part of a larger trend during mayor Bloomberg's administration to make New Yorkers healthier. The most recent - and highly-controversial ban was on extra-large sized sodas,which will come into full effect next month. The Mayor would like to see the Big Apple lose a few pounds so the City also compelled restaurants to post the calorie counts of meals, helping people decide what they should or shouldn't eat.
After instituting an apparently highly successful ban on cigarette smoking from public places, including restaurants, bars, offices, parks, beaches, and even Times Square, City Hall is now testing the waters on banning smoking in private apartments!
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