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Radical Imam Encourages Pulling Welfare Benefits for Jihad

B1RD Wrote: Apr 26, 2013 3:20 PM
I've worked with men, women, “ITS” like YESIHATEYOU and they all talk a good talk but cannot back up their words with fact! Talking around a subject but never solving the problem is not intelligence! It's abuse! These Do Gooder's think they are helping because they feel so bad for the needy and then act out of a false hurting heart...all feely good stuff, right! But what they don’t realize is they are giving heroin to an addict instead of using what LIMITED resources we have to lift that person up to a higher standard of living. NOOOO! They act and try to bring me down to the addict’s ways and standard of living! If the political class would not worry about their personal benefits and serve the country we would be much better off!
Summers Wrote: Apr 26, 2013 3:24 PM
As to your last sentence, in particular, I could not agree with you more. Politicians aren't the bottom of the barrel, they are beneath the barrel.

We've learned this week that Boston bombing suspect number one Tamerlan Tsarnaev and his wife were pulling welfare benefits in Massachusetts up until November 2012. Growing up, both bombing suspects received food stamps and other welfare benefits.

The family of Dzhokhar and Tamerlan Tsarnaev, the two brothers accused in the Boston Marathon bomb attacks, received food stamps and welfare when the brothers were growing up, according to a letter from the state Department of Transitional Assistance that was obtained by the Globe.

In the letter, sent Thursday to the chairman of the House Post...