Japanese law requires waist measurements of citizens (3)

1 Name: Unverified Source : 2008-06-14 05:35 ID:32bMlKdG


Recent Japanese legistalation requires all citizens to conform to government restrictions on waistline measurements. The law allows a maximum waistline of 33.5 in. for males and 35.4 in. for females. Those individuals who's measurements exceed the limits and also suffer medical illness will be referred to a diet regiment.

This legislation comes as part of the government's efforts to counter obesity and weight-related ailments, though some critics argue that the ultimate effects with be increased health care costs and hypochondria.

2 Name: Unverified Source : 2008-06-18 13:18 ID:Yu0i9Sus

WHAT THE FUCK! A crime to be fat!!!! This shit would never fly in the US.

3 Name: Dr. Gonzo : 2008-06-18 21:24 ID:xb40zWpx

It might not fly in the US, but we sure could use it.

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