I listened to Mr. Jerry Walseth, superintendent of Brainerd Public Schools, expound the importance of arts and music recently on a local radio program. My question is why did he recommend to virtually dismantle the arts and music programs in the last round of budget cuts?
How simple is that?
What is causing all the obesity and diabetes in the last 10 years? The obesity began in the '90s with supersizing meals and drinks in all restaurants. Also, grocers began selling low-fat and fat-free foods to which much sugar was added after fat was removed making it taste good. People unknowingly gorged themselves with these foods thinking no weight would follow. This not only caused the obesity but also the diabetes epidemic. How simple is that?
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