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General Category => Discover Seattle! => Topic started by: Natasha on Jun 26 14 01:43

Title: So what do you think?
Post by: Natasha on Jun 26 14 01:43
Example:
You see a woman pulling out a food stamp card from her Gucci bag.





My friends POV:
The woman doesn't need government assistance and therefore is somehow screwing the government.




My POV:
Perhaps the bag is knock off or was a gift.

Title: Re: So what do you think?
Post by: Russ on Jun 26 14 02:10
The problem at times is ASSuming.


Every person has a different set of circumstances.
Title: Re: So what do you think?
Post by: TehBorken on Jun 26 14 02:57
I think your POV is probably correct. Most people on food stamps aren't spending thousands on designer handbags.
Title: Re: So what do you think?
Post by: Lil Me on Jun 26 14 03:14
Hey, people on welfare, conservatives would like you to know the rules. So here they are
Title: Re: So what do you think?
Post by: Gopher on Jun 28 14 03:13
Thanks for this link, Lil Me. I've sent it all over the world.
Title: Re: So what do you think?
Post by: Natasha on Jun 28 14 01:57
I LOL'd at "whine bitterly" on the post Lil Me shared. I honestly feel like that describes my friend in regards to this subject (at least).  She covers that bitterness with a more high and mighty attitude though. You know the type...
"I may not own a Gucci but at least I WORK for what I have".