Dueling Headlines: Michelle Obama vs. Kathleen Sebelius

Hey everybody, get out and exercise more!


Then there’s this from the Secretary of Health & Human Services:


Encourage more exercise… that is unless it interferes with the government taking greater control of the food industry — in that case, please stand down and remain stationary, helpless and fat.

Before we try to tackle obesity how about government first bans mixed messages within its ranks?

I live in a “food desert” and have for almost a dozen years. Should I have been panicking all this time? So far I don’t think my town has seen a penny of the $330 million President Obama requested to assist people who live in areas far away from healthy foods (known as “Twinkie traps”). I’ll bet labor unions have seen some of that money though.

Author: Doug Powers

Doug Powers is a writer, editor and commentator covering news of the day from a conservative viewpoint with an occasional shot of irreverence and a chaser of snark. Townhall Media writer/editor. MichelleMalkin.com alum. Bowling novice. Long-suffering Detroit Lions fan. Contact: WriteDoug@Live.com.