Marion Barry Speaks on Health Policy
unexpected lesson in health policy, as Barry explained the evils of the nonexistent "yogurt tax."Familiarity regarding current events is a plus for politicians.
After a reporter asked Barry what he thought of the so-called "yoga tax" on yoga classes and gym memberships, Barry apparently thought the reporter was talking about yogurt, and he declared taxing the breakfast food "crazy."
“Yogurt is really more healthy than some other things, as is cottage cheese," said the 78-year-old ex-mayor.