The girl on the left, Somana, is a wonderful, courageous girl who was kidnapped and sold to a brothel at 14. The brothel gouged out her eye as punishment when she complained. After we wrote about her, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton visited her on a trip to Cambodia—and the visit reverberated through the Cambodian bureaucracy. The message was that maybe these girls matter after all, if America cares about them.
You cannot buy electronics with food stamps. You cannot buy cigarettes with food stamps. You cannot buy pet food with food stamps. You cannot withdraw money with an EBT card (food stamps).
Do you know what else you can’t buy with food stamps? Shampoo, soap, laundry detergent, toilet paper, paper towels, tissues, tinfoil, plastic sandwich bags, toothpaste, cleaning products, tampons, pads, over the counter medications (such as Tylenol, Ibuprofen, etc.), and anything else you can think of that you cannot physically ingest for nutritional purposes.
Do you know what you can buy with food stamps? Food.
Do you know what it’s like to scrounge for change to buy non-edible necessities, use a credit card and EBT card (food stamps) during the same transaction, and then have the person in line behind you judge you for buying the ingredients to make a birthday cake?
People who disseminate false information about food stamps have never had to use food stamps.
How can you be so stupid as to believe you can buy anything other than food with food stamps??? You can’t even buy rotisserie chicken from the grocery store deli with food stamps. What makes you think somebody is in Las Vegas with food stamps gambling??? Kill yourself.
If I ask my dog “Where’s your baby?” he’ll find her and they’ll cuddle
Went to a Women’s Rights march today in Hollywood. Happy International women’s Day!
Getting ready for the onslaught of the above for the next day or two. *le sigh*
"There is no flag large enough to cover the shame of killing innocent people."