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Sad: More Americans Than Ever Use Food Stamps for Thanksgiving

annfan_777 Wrote: Nov 21, 2012 2:37 AM
People sucking on the government teat aren't grateful or thankful anyway.
Dot32 Wrote: Nov 21, 2012 7:22 PM
So true!!!! The kids on public aid are the ONLY ones who won't stand for the Pledge in my classroom! It takes everything I have to not let them have it. I just tell them they cannot come into the classroom until after the Pledge because I am offended by their ingratitude.
rauljg69 Wrote: Nov 21, 2012 5:41 AM
Thankful we didn't elect Romney who would have instituted the same failed policies that led to the great recession which would have made MORE people poor and eliigible for food stamps. But at least the non job creating job creators would have had another tax cut right?
Petrus64 Wrote: Nov 21, 2012 7:44 AM
You have proven very clearly over time that you completely clueless about economics.

And once again you've shown you just want to be told what to say without thinking.
Petrus64 Wrote: Nov 21, 2012 7:44 AM
You have proven very clearly over time that you completely clueless about economics.

And once again you've shown you just want to be told what to say without thinking.
oldervoter68 Wrote: Nov 21, 2012 6:13 PM
You could have stopped with "clueless".
Joycey Wrote: Nov 21, 2012 4:22 AM
They are angry if you do not give them their favorite brands.

Just another one of the myriad blessings many of us can be grateful for this Thursday: a Thanksgiving turkey. A new study from the Sunlight Foundation indicates that, thanks to economic hardship, more Americans than ever will be forced to set their Thanksgiving tables using food stamps -- hardly a budget that allows for an opulant feast on a day centered around dinner.

The Food Stamp Challenge, which challenges higher-income families to live as if they are on food stamps, estimates that a person on food stamps has a budget of about $1.25 per meal. In other...