The Daily News reports that the Queens Library in Long Island City has installed a few junk food vending machines to help with the budget crisis. Last time we checked, libraries were here to help us get smarter…but not necessarily fit. And besides, isn’t food not allowed in libraries?“The library always supports the healthiest eating habits and supports the health and well-being of the community,” said library spokeswoman Joanne King.
Apparently King didn’t take a look at what was inside the current vending machines as they are stocked with fudge-striped cookies, M&Ms, chips and a variety of water, ice teas and soda.
Read more at The Daily News.