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Tasty debate

Yogurt is the snack choice of state Senate

U.S. Senator Charles E. Schumer tastes yogurt at the Fage production plant in the Johnstown Industrial Park in January 2013.
Photographer: Marc Schultz
U.S. Senator Charles E. Schumer tastes yogurt at the Fage production plant in the Johnstown Industrial Park in January 2013.
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Other states’ official state snacks or desserts: • Delaware: Peach pie • Illinois: Popcorn • Maine: Blueberry pie • Massachussetts: Boston cream pie • Missouri: Ice cream cone • South Carolina: Boiled peanuts • South Dakota: Kuchen (German for cake) • Texas: Tortilla chips and salsa Source: www.statesymbolusa.org The debate was so fierce and so long because the stakes were so high. Snacks may never be the same again in New York. Pass on the popcorn. Say no to nachos. Forego the ...


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fjcjr
May 7, 2014
6:44 a.m.

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This is unbelievable - debating the state snack? With all the issues facing New York State, they are debating snacks? Oh - I forgot - happy days are here again, and we're open for business!! What a joke. This is further proof we get the government we voted for, not the one we need. It's also interesting that Chuck Schumer is the person you see in a picture of a NYS Senate debate. HIs goal is obviously to be in the media every day (and he's succeeding).

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