Ahh America.... . WE' RE HAW STE AK AND . MY MCRMY WORKS WE " HAVE FOODSTAMPS wens HAVING HELPER. 0/10: Retarded, racist, pseudo-political and not funny. Seriously FJ, why the is this getting thumbs?
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Ahh America...

WE' RE
HAW
STE AK AND .
MY MCRMY WORKS WE "
HAVE FOODSTAMPS wens
HAVING HELPER
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Submitted: 06/06/2013
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#54 - allamericandude (06/07/2013) [+] (14 replies)
0/10: Retarded, racist, pseudo-political ******** and not funny.

Seriously FJ, why the **** is this getting thumbs?
#12 - sirfisticuffs (06/06/2013) [+] (8 replies)
Please guys, don't be jealous of my amazing skills.
User avatar #38 - Shiny (06/07/2013) [+] (5 replies)
What kind of spoiled **** thinks poor people on welfare live lives of luxury?
User avatar #73 - swagarian (06/07/2013) [+] (8 replies)
I think the food stamp program is kind of ****** up. I worked at a grocery store (not one of the big chain ones, just a local grocery store) and a person walked up and tried to buy dog food with food stamps. I told him is wasn't allowed and there was nothing I could do. After getting ****** with me for a good 15 minutes he goes back and gets 5 or 6 steaks and said " **** it, I'll just feed the little ****** these." It kinda makes me sick. This and the amount of people that try and buy candy bars and booze.
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#111 - PuMan (06/07/2013) [+] (5 replies)
******** .
I spend $30 a week tops on feeding myself. And I eat and cook damn well for myself. It just takes a little effort, but good produce is cheap, and meat is priced reasonably enough. Throw in a few extras like dairy and some herbs/spices and you can make glorious meals for pretty damn cheap. Enjoy! Hell, eating is so damn fundamental its pretty stupid not to know how to feed oneself well... Don't poison yourself with overpriced, processed garbage.

As for this post, this woman is making at LEAST 30k a year. After taxes which are skewed in her favor being a woman and a mother of at least one child, she can still reasonably support herself and her child(ren) while living in a decent place. Its a pretty good living situation. In any case Hamburger Helper is awesome for cooking with so dunno wtf the point of her burb is.

The guy... he definitely looks like he's got his **** together. Probably gonna make a sweet ass dinner for the mother of the child he clearly cares for. Steak and ribs. Probably pan seared on a bed of buttery garlic as onions caramelize on the side, and slow cooked ribs smothered in homemade sauce, then a sweet treat for dessert... **** yeah.

tl;dr OP is a faggot
#19 - anonymous (06/07/2013) [+] (13 replies)
This is pretty much ******** . You might be able to get steak and ribs for ONE DINNER on food stamps, but the rest of the month you'll be eating ramen, and if there was a sale, hamburger helper.
#26 to #23 - willysbilly (06/07/2013) [-]
your username fits you very well, you have the cultural understanding of a spoiled, drunk 12 year old.
your username fits you very well, you have the cultural understanding of a spoiled, drunk 12 year old.
#25 - willysbilly (06/07/2013) [-]
I love when all of FJ is an expert in vastly complicated sociopolitical issues, what are the odds?
User avatar #35 - Lintutu (06/07/2013) [+] (9 replies)
I don't get it
User avatar #40 to #35 - albinoman (06/07/2013) [-]
The poor people getting government aid are eating better than the people who work hard. If you are not from America, here is how it works.The government hands out these papers to the people who are unemployed, and say "here go buy food". But here is the kicker, with this paper they can buy expensive food, beer, and cigarets. There for the middle class gets to work there asses off just to keep food on the table, the majority of the poor can eat their steak, and drink their beer. This is all happening while the rich gent's argues which is the best way to fight this "War on Poverty".

TL;DR The rich will stay rich, the poor will stay poor, and the people in the middle will have to work like hell to stay above the poverty line.
#1 - holyfuckballs (06/06/2013) [+] (7 replies)
How much is steak and ribs?
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#88 - asillytractor (06/07/2013) [-]
Whatever about the foodstamps/ welfare system, but when I was a cashier at sams club I had a lady come through my line, buy $200 worth of food with EBT, and then pull a wad of 100's out of her purse to pay for the alcohol she got (most of it was patron and hennessy) and that pissed me off to no end
Whatever about the foodstamps/ welfare system, but when I was a cashier at sams club I had a lady come through my line, buy $200 worth of food with EBT, and then pull a wad of 100's out of her purse to pay for the alcohol she got (most of it was patron and hennessy) and that pissed me off to no end
#63 - jakatackka ONLINE (06/07/2013) [+] (2 replies)
That last comment came off as too harsh - I'm trying to make a point, not be an asshole while I do it. Still, statistics will show that the idea that working-class Americans have less food money than those on food stamps is completely backwards. The welfare aid is rarely excessive - most people on food stamps only have enough for about 3 weeks of food. Are there abusers of the welfare systems in our country? Of course, just like with every system involving money. However, a significant majority of those on welfare programs are hardworking people that simply can't make enough money to provide for themselves and their family otherwise.
User avatar #94 - jonebonez (06/07/2013) [+] (6 replies)
Things like this always kind of make me mad. Not everyone abuses the system. I can't work right now due to complications with my pregnancy, and my fiance doesn't make enough right now on his own to support both of us. Usually I wouldn't care. I remember going months only eating ramen, but being pregnant, I need to take a little better care of my diet, and had to get assistance. I've gotten dirty looks before, and cashiers have made comments about it. Specially when I decide to treat myself to something name brand, or steak in this example. My little guy is doing a number on my back, and if I want a steak well goddamn it I'm gonna get one. D: Though, I think the most expensive thing I've bought the past couple months is one of those big boxes of Hot Pockets for my fiance. They keep him fed, which keeps me happy since it's less cooking I have to do. v.v
User avatar #103 to #94 - latinotornado (06/07/2013) [-]
Not trying to be a dick, but did your fiance study in highschool? you say he doesn't make enough money to support you both, so i'm going to assume (don't hate me for assuming) he didn't get a well enough education to get a good career in order to support a wife and child. I'm really not trying to sound mean here (even though I can get very dickish when discussing politics) And also, what education have you received and what job/career do you have?
#21 - anonymous (06/07/2013) [+] (7 replies)
This is terrible.
For one, there are more white people on foodstamps than black people.
If someone was to get foodstamps, they would not spend it on steak and ribs because they have to make the stamps stretch all month. And if someone wanted to buy steak and ribs, why shouldn't they? because someone somewhere else is eating hamburger helper?
It is a nice thing that the one baby's mom can work, but not everyone can which is how foodstamps started.
User avatar #64 to #21 - thedeadcow (06/07/2013) [-]
There may be more white people on food stamps, but that is because there are more white people than black people... I'm sure that the percentage of blacks on food stamps is higher than that of whites.
#4 - anonymous (06/06/2013) [+] (6 replies)
Shouldn't it be the other way around? 36% of all participants in the food stamp program are white. Only 22% are African-American.
#5 to #4 - teranin ONLINE (06/06/2013) [-]
I wasn't really intending there to be a racial element here...
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User avatar #89 - ivoryhammer (06/07/2013) [-]
Okay, I thought the anti religion post was funny, but this is one of the most stupid things I've read today.
#59 - maskedguy (06/07/2013) [-]
I feel edgy for some reason.
#57 - telmarine ONLINE (06/07/2013) [+] (1 reply)
i've worked in a grocery store and you wouldn't believe all the people on welfare that buy this kind of ****

INB4 red thumbs - im not saying everyone one does this, but it happens more often than you would think

this pic is a terrible representation of this concept
#56 - plainarcane **User deleted account** (06/07/2013) [+] (3 replies)
Meanwhile the rich laugh and take our money while we fight amongst ourselves. You really have no grasp on reality, do you, OP?
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