Americans struggling to afford food. Last month, the long lines at food pantries across the country grew longer with the expiration of the boost to food stamp benefit levels included in the 2009 economic stimulus plan. Those lines are to grow even longer thanks to the refusal of HOUSE REPUBLICANS to renew extended unemployment benefits as part of the recent budget deal.
Maybe those poor starving folks (insert an appropriate number of handkerchief soaking sobs, hair tearing, hand wringing, shoulder quakes and trembling boney fingers pointed at dem ee-vile ru-puh-bluh-cuns) in this hooverville depression era style obumma created economy haven't heard of food stamps link cards food basket referrals and government cheese give aways that have witnessed fully 30 percent of the population receiving some form of unverified no strings attached big government redistributed hand-out with the usual high percentage of fraud and abuse attending any such freebies for votes liberal neocommie redistributionist tax and spend and then spend somemore black hole money pit program.
Which seems extremely unlikely in this current age of gimme free stuff militant shameless entitlement.
Wouldn't you think... I mean, if you could that is?
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