Conservatives have been excoriated as racist for spotlighting the rise in food-stamp use under President Obama. But on social media, Americans of all races and backgrounds have no problem pointing out the literal signs of dependency — especially when EBT (electronic benefit transfer) food stamp cards are used to purchase junk food, non-food, and other absurd items far beyond the basic dietary sustenance of the social safety net.
Like Autozone auto repair services:
Gas stations and thrift stores:
Bars and liquor stores:
Fast food restaurants:
Steak, shrimp, lobster, and cake:
More clothing stores:
Can’t forget to mention the cash-back scheme:
And, of course, via the New York Post’s exclusive this weekend, strip joints and porn shops:
Question of the year:
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