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Why Work, When Food’s Free?

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Jason Greenslate.  He’s the most recent “poster-child” of what’s broken in American society.

During an investigation into the record number of food stamp recipients, Fox News reporter John Roberts  met Greenslate, a surfer and rocker, who is living the self-described “Rattlife” in San Diego.

Although Jason attended college and  is a trained recording engineer, he told Roberts he has no paycheck because holding down a steady job isn’t for him. So, the 29-year old “suffer dude” signed up for SNAP.  He receives $200 a month in taxpayer money for food. Greenslate simply said, “I don’t got a paycheck coming in, so I qualify.”  Continue reading

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