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  •  They feel they deserve it (1+ / 0-)
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    cassandracarolina

    because they work hard. they don't think that folks on welfare work hard.

    •  I think you're right about that (0+ / 0-)

      but think of all the non-agricultural lines of work where people are adversely affected by natural disasters and financial perils, and they have no recourse at all other than going on unemployment if they lose their jobs altogether.

      Those people work hard, but aren't eligible for subsidies.

      I doubt that the farmers think much of them either.

      Some drink deeply from the river of knowledge. Others only gargle. -- Woody Allen

      by cassandracarolina on Mon Jun 18, 2012 at 10:51:21 AM PDT

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