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Isn't it ironic?

The food stamp program, part of the Department of Agriculture,
is pleased to be distributing the greatest amount of food stamps ever.

Meanwhile, the National Park Service, also part of the Department of Agriculture, asks us to "please do not feed the animals" because the animals may grow dependent and not learn to take care of themselves.



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There's nothing wrong with aid

The problem is when it starts to become dependency. and abuse. and people gaming the system or planning on it as a lifestyle by having kids at a very early age and expecting the government to provide.

Talked yourself right out of

Talked yourself right out of that one...

THE MORE I LEARN ABOUT GOVERNMENT
THE MORE I LOVE MY GUNS
FourWindsTradingPost

well played DeMolay.

well played DeMolay.

Actually, it makes sense....

Which livestock is more important to the government? That's the herd that you feed.

indeed,

it is ironic, don't you think?

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8v9yUVgrmPY

Predictions in due Time...
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zGDisyWkIBM

"Let it not be said that no one cared, that no one objected once it's realized that our liberties and wealth are in jeopardy." - Dr. Ronald Ernest Paul

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It's more than ironic...

I'd call it :

CYNICAL.

As in #2 :

Adjective:

1. ...
2. Doubtful as to whether something will happen or is even worthwhile.

"Cyril" pronounced "see real". I code stuff.

http://Laissez-Faire.Me/Liberty

"To study and not think is a waste. To think and not study is dangerous." -- Confucius

I like the contrast...


...in your observation.

Thanks, but I cannot claim credit for the original idea.

Just had to share this observation.