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iFoodstamps
ZeroHedge ^ | 3/2/12 | Tyler Durden

Posted on 03/02/2012 9:44:44 AM PST by Kartographer

Think Apple is the only thing allowed to hit new records every month? Think again: presenting iFoodstamps - the number of Americans living in poverty (or at least doing a damn good job of fooling the government in pretending they do). As of December, per SNAP this number just hit another record high of 46.5 million, an increase of 384,000 in one month (and ending the trend of declines from October and November), 2.4 million in 2011 (about as many as have dropped out of the Labor force, hmmmm), and 14.3 million since Obama took office.

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1 posted on 03/02/2012 9:44:46 AM PST by Kartographer
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To: Kartographer
Yet the Department of Agriculture, which also runs the National Park Service, posts signs in those parks to the effect of "Please do not feed the animals".

I guess the USDA doesn't want those critters to become dependent upon handouts.

2 posted on 03/02/2012 9:49:46 AM PST by ErnBatavia (Carterize Obama in November)
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