Redesigning the hot dog

25 Feb

Why can’t we just agree serving kids hot dogs is an example of dishing out poor nutrition? I’m not talking about ALL hot dogs, just the baseline kind Ken Hoffman defends in his Save the Classic Hot Dog post. See, the American Academy of Pediatrics is suggesting hot dogs get redesigned, for choking prevention. That’s only leading to bigger problems, apparently.

Feasting on Art: Hot Dog Closeup

Remember, America is essentialy entrepreneurial — will we soon see donut-shaped hot dogs? Hot dog patties? Drinkable hot dogs? Hey, Krispy Kreme managed to pull that concept off!

Maybe there should be age-limits for this kind of thing.

More ways to feed your kids healthy food.


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