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Old 02-26-2012, 09:03 AM   #41
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Another way to look at it: The maximum foodstamp benefit is around $200/person/month and most foodstamp recipients are overweighted.

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Old 02-26-2012, 12:00 PM   #42
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Another way to look at it: The maximum foodstamp benefit is around $200/person/month and most foodstamp recipients are overweighted.
Think there might be a connection between these 2 items?

I spend closer to $500/month, and I never have been nor ever will be overweight. And it isn't that I don't have the genes for overweight; I have a sister who looks like a blimp and a formerly alive brother who prior to his demise had a world class beer belly.

If you care about your health, you really do not want to emulate the diets of food stamp users.


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Old 02-26-2012, 12:06 PM   #43
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I spend right at $400 per month for me and my 3 kids who are with me 1/3 of the time. This includes groceries + toiletries + eating out. Live in Idaho, perimeter shop at Winco mostly, eat out about once per week.


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