Jamie Oliver: Sarah Palin Is a 'Froot Loop'
The Michelle Obama-Sarah Palin food fight rages on
By Kate Seamons, Newser Staff
Posted Feb 27, 2011 8:17 AM CST
This March 23, 2010 photo shows Jamie Oliver as he leaves a taping of "The Late Show with David Letterman" in New York.   (AP Photo/Charles Sykes)

(Newser) – Celebrity chef Jamie Oliver has entered the Sarah Palin-Michelle Obama food fight, lobbing a sugary-but-not-so-sweet statement in Palin's direction: He called her a "Froot Loop" for criticizing the Obama administration's healthy eating initiatives. The US is in a "really dark moment" when it comes to children's health and needs to make it a priority, said Oliver—who thinks his TV show can help. The chef tried to make over the diets of a West Virginia town in Jamie's Food Revolution, and is filming a new version in LA, reports the AP. "I think America's going to react very strongly to what I've filmed in the last two months."

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rural-gentleman
Mar 1, 2011 11:11 PM CST
As a Sarah Palin activist, I find Jamie Oliver's words and actions downright contradictory. He criticizes Sarah Palin for opposing an attempted mandate by the Federal Government to take authority on deciding how to feed children away from parents and give it to the Federal Government. Yet he is doing the very thing Sarah Palin is advocating as an alternative to the Federal Government horning in on this issue: letting the private sector handle the matter, in this case, in his TV show. This is more of the same where liberal "logic" fighting Sarah Palin falls apart when cross-examined - again.
901nanny
Feb 28, 2011 6:37 PM CST
Palin is a froot loop that has been left out in the rain, molded, and needs to disintegrate
BackAgain
Feb 28, 2011 8:24 AM CST
why are running your pie hole Jamie? go home little man.