Nutrition Group Takes Aim at Happy Meal Toys

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Plastic toys with Happy Meals encourage kids to eat the food that's producing an epidemic of childhood obesity. Santa Clara County, home to California's Silicon Valley, has made a decision to actively promote childhood nutrition and has banned such giveaways in unincorporated areas. One self-styled consumer watchdog group is threatening to sueSharon Bernstein is covering that story for the Los Angeles Times.

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Guest:
Sharon Bernstein - Reuters - @SharonBernstein

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Warren Olney

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Frances Anderton, Darrell Satzman