Lmao Trump wants to replace EBT and food stamps with food boxes

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  1. Fawlty

    Fawlty Deep State Shadow Wolf

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    There is no American human who believes this would work. But there are a lot of people who would like to see poor people suffer while companies scam the taxpayers. It makes no sense, but that's the way it is.
     
  2. LogicalInsanity

    LogicalInsanity Gold Belt

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    Exactly right...

    Like I said earlier, in theory this sounds like a great idea...in practice it will be a disaster
     
  3. Rygu

    Rygu Brown Belt

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    Awww damn you mean less free stuff?

    Liberals are having autistic meltdowns nationwide.
     
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    FrankensteinMMA Sookies boyfriend

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    if you spend all your ebt money on lobster and steak then thats your fault.

    they only get on average 200.00 a month.
     
  5. xcvbn

    xcvbn Silver Belt Platinum Member

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    So just to be sure, you're okay with 50 million Americans receiving government rations?

    That sounds like a horrifying proposition to me I'd much rather just keep the current wasteful system- at least that doesn't have nearly the potential for disaster as government sanctioned rations, which is a small step away from The Gulag.
     
  6. MicroBrew

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    It's a bad idea. Because people need to be able to buy the food they want. They aren't prisoners to be forced to eat what the government provides them with, even though for some folks the government option might be more nutritious.
     
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    tehend West Coast Distributor Of Pain

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    Just fucking make junk food ineligible to be paid with ebt. I'm not sure why that's so complicated.
     
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  8. Sohei

    Sohei Too swole to control

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    Do you think people who went to college and graduated and are benefiting society by being teachers instead of being another Walmart or Mcdonalds drone should be on food stamps just so the oligarchs can get a bigger tax break or the Pentagon can piss away more money?
     
  9. PoundMeToo

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    People are free to eat whatever they want. This is about telling people how they may spend government money.

    That said I don't think this is the best way to go about it.
     
  10. Rygu

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    Remember when liberals hailed Michelle Obama for being a part of these super high quality and nutritional meals?


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  11. cincymma79

    cincymma79 Red Belt

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    They will still get food ding dong.
     
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    cincymma79 Red Belt

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    So you’re saying the government should never give food out to people and should instead give money to he people to buy it themselves....if only there was some example we could use where we demanded govt give food and water out or even some longstanding situations where they do it across the whole planet daily...
     
  13. aitkenmike

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    I'm saying replacing SNAP/TANF with food boxes on a large scale is stupid, demeaning, impractical and expensive. If done to save money it won't work.
     
  14. LogicalInsanity

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    avatar girl name...now.
     
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    cincymma79 Red Belt

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    because there is no other situation where the same govt saying they can do this is actually doing it on a grand scale across the entire planet already daily
     
  16. Rygu

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    Jeh Suicide
     
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    Use cloth diapers, they're washable and easier on the baby's skin. Yeah, cleaning baby shit is kinda gross but just spray it off outside.
     
  18. aitkenmike

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  19. cooks1

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    If they also replace corporate welfare with food boxes, I'm all for it.
     
  20. WalkenWouldOwn

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    Don't mind him. @HatchetHarry lived with his parents and they paid for everything including food and schooling until he was 27. So he has no idea what it takes for an adult to feed themselves, let alone a family with kids
     

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