Jon Stewart Slams Fox News’ Hypocritical Coverage Of School Lunch Guidelines | Talking Points Memo

Fox News is up in arms over the USDA’s latest school lunch guidelines, which emphasize fruits and vegetables and limit the meal’s calorie count. A group of Kansas high school students — led by an English teacher — made a parody video of the pop song “We Are Young,” turning it into “We Are Hungry,” and Fox ran with the story story.Jon Stewart summed up the network’s argument Thursday: “Just because Uncle Sam’s buying me lunch, doesn’t mean he can tell me what to eat.” But how do Fox hosts feel about food stamps, again? If tax dollars are paying for the food, it should be spent at Costco, not McDonalds, Fox host Eric Bolling argues.


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