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School lunch backlash by students on Twitter
CINCINNATI (WKRC) -- Are smaller portions pushing America's school children away from eating school lunches?
I'll never forgive Michelle Obama for this school lunch.-- Anthony Gallimore (@gallimore25) April 3, 2014
A social media movement has been gaining steam on Twitter with students tweeting pics of their slimmed-down lunches and sarcastically thanking First Lady Michelle Obama.
Thank you Michelle Obama for being a health freak and making our school lunch even worse than it already was-- caiE`igh Eats`ghchr (@ctagner1) March 17, 2014
The First Lady has been the face of the "Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act of 2010". According to the legislation, it is designed to get help school children get more nutrition.
Under the rules, lunches must have, at minimum, a half-cup of fruits or veggies and milk can not contain more than 1% fat. Trans fats were also banned and the minimum calorie levels were raised.
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