Forget the "dangers" of same-sex marriage: there is a much greater threat to traditional American values: the creeping danger posed by re-defining pizza and french fries as "vegetables" in our school lunch program. The traditional definition of vegetables can help lead us to a future where we are happier, healthier, and big agri-business lobbyists aren't changing the meanings of our words.
It is shameful that we are poised to intervene to make sure that pizza continues to count as a vegetable and that we protect the privileged status of French fries on the lunch tray.
The problem we have in front of us is the institution of vegetables has been weakened in this country, and the effort to redefine it on this vast social experiment that we have going on, redefining vegetables differently than it has ever been defined by mankind before, this effort of this vast social experiment the early data that we see from other places, harms the institution of the family, the raising of the next generation...
FACT: One in three children under the age of 18 will develop Type II Diabetes within their lifetime, with the rate of childhood obesity doubling since 1980.
...and it is harmful to the future of the Republic.
FACT: Our military highlights that a growing number of our young people are too fat to fight, with only one in four meeting the fitness requirements for military service.
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