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[CNN] San Fransico passes cell phone radiation law

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On Tuesday, the San Francisco Board of Supervisors passed a new ordinance requiring cell phone retailers to display and distribute a state-produced fact sheet that explains radio frequency emissions from cell phones and how consumers can minimize their exposure.
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http://www.cnn.com/2011/TECH/mobile/...tml?hpt=te_bn1


though i guess this feeds those who are environmentally friendly, or are worried that, having a phone 3 inches from your brain, is any really different then the 10s of millions of phones and phone signals ripping through your skull at any moment of time



now america needs is all food chains to display the calorie intake on fast food, before they order it, and theyd be all set to a brighter, slimmer future, with less cell phone radiation
Edited by ggoodd - 7/28/11 at 11:19pm
   
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That's it? *shrugs*
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That's funny, I talk on my cell phone all day and I've never had a probHHHHRRRRNNNGGGGGG
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Hm. If I move to Fremont I'll have lots of opportunities and work at a great company, etc. But I'll also have to put up with hippies and environmentalist nuts and the laws and ordinances they force through. Hm...
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everything gives off radiation though...once again a waste of money
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Yet it is illegal to label milk as rBGH-free.

I guess this is a win for whoever prints those fliers, and a case in point of why CA is broke.
Edited by willis888 - 7/28/11 at 11:33pm
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I thought studies havent shown that cell phone radiation is any more harmfull than any other sort of radiation youre exposed to on a daily basis? Also, there was some article that said that the waves cell phones give off boost your brain activity.

Meh. Whatever.
    
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Warning: Never talk on the cell phone while staring into a running microwave.
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Cellphone's are only damaging if you are calling from under a ladder with a black cat sitting on it. Thankfully, tossing salt over your left shoulder will ward you from the cellular evil eye.

I guess this is a win for whoever prints those fliers, and a case in point of why CA is broke.
Who needs money when we can just trade the things we make for things others make? That system worked well in the past, and it most definitely never led to any sort of currency progression.
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now america needs is all food chains to display the calorie intake on fast food, before they order it, and theyd be all set to a brighter, slimmer future, with less cell phone radiation
Isn't this already in effect? At least where I live (California), every franchised fast food place lists the calorie count of each item.
    
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