Big Sodas: Where You Can Still Get Them
Mayor Bloomberg's war on obesity got a big thumbs up when city officials passed a ban on large sugary drinks.
That goes into effect in six months, but there are ways for pigs like us to get around it and still suck in lots of liquid sugar (while secretly smoking in nightclubs and having sex in bathrooms).
For sodas greater than 16 ounces:
You can't get them in restaurants, delis that gets letter grades, and stadium and theater concessions.
You can get them at supermarkets, bodegas, and pharmacies.
Before you run out to a supermarket, bodega or pharmacy, please read the other tips for where to pig out.
Get the This Week's Top Stories Newsletter
Every week we collect the latest news, music and arts stories — along with film and food reviews and the best things to do this week — so that you'll never miss Village Voice's biggest stories.