ARTICLE: BIG SUGAR LEAVES A BITTER AFTERTASTE

CrossFit:

 

A. 15 minutes to build up to:

Front Squat + Push Press + Jerk

B. 6 min AMRAP:

Rx: 5 Strict Handstand Push-Ups
10 Shoulder to Overhead (135/95 lbs)
30 Double-Unders

Competition: 5 Banded Strict Handstand Push-Ups or 5 L-Sit Press at 50% BW
10 Shoulder to Overhead (115/75 lbs)
30 Double-Unders or Attempts

Performance: 5 L-Sit Presses
10 Shoulder to Overhead (75-95/55-65 lbs)
20 Double-Unders Attempts or 60 Singles

Fitness: 5 L-Sit Presses
10 Shoulder to Overhead (45-65/25-45 lbs)
15 Double-Unders Attempts or 30 Singles

Sport of Fitness: 5 Strict Handstand Push-Ups
10 Shoulder to Overhead (155/105 lbs)
30 Double-Unders

Article:

Taking candy from a baby is easy. Taking sugar from a senator? Not so much. For decades, economists, free market think tanks, good-government advocates, newspaper columnists, and even the occasional elected official have decried the special treatment enjoyed by the American sugar industry.

Under current policies, U.S. sugarcane and sugar beet farmers receive minimum price guarantees regardless of market conditions. In addition, the federal government allots 85 percent of the U.S. sugar market to domestic producers, and it imposes quotas and tariffs on the 40 countries that are allowed to export sugar to America. Read More

http://reason.com/archives/2015/01/06/big-sugar-leaves-a-bitter-afte