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January's "Nanny of the Month:" No Singing or Dancing!

| by Reason Foundation

Past Reason.tv Nannies of The Month have included New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg (anti-salt, smoking, trans fat, you name it), a New York state senator who wanted to ban fish pedicures, and a Phoenix pol who banned churches from feeding the hungry on their own property.

So who is the first Nanny of The Month of this brand-new, sparking decade? Well, it's NOT Brownsville, Texas, for banning plastic shopping bags. And it's NOT Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger (R-Calif.) for terminating trans fat in the Golden State.

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Congress just passed a drug testing law that has a lot of people outraged. Do you think this is wrong?

But it IS a town council somewhere in California that banned something natural and pure. And it does involved the great rapper Snoop Dogg (though not in the way you might think).

Click through to find out.

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Congress just passed a drug testing law that has a lot of people outraged. Do you think this is wrong?

show http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j0pbzLIDR3E&feature=player_embedded

Written and produced by Ted Balaker. Associate producers were Paul Detrick and Alex Manning and the animation is by Meredith Bragg.

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