His mummy asked, "My darling Jake,
It's your birthday dear, what shall I make?"
Poor Jake scratched his head
And then gloomily said -
"Make salad, mom, ain't allowed cake!"
Yahoo News 3/4/08: Children in a New Zealand school have been banned from bringing cakes to share on their birthdays, due to new government healthy eating guidelines. Get the story here
Thanks Aparna .ReplyDelete
Here in America also, schools are encouraging children to eat healthy so much so that at times children get disappointed. I realize too much junk food is bad but once in a while a little bit does not hurt.
As always, your newsmerick is cool.