Wednesday, December 8, 2010
Being Poor is Easy, Tucker Carlson Edition
John Cole points us to a Tucker Carlson post where he gets on food stamps and promptly spends $50 at Whole Foods in an attempt to prove... well, I have no idea what he is hoping to prove. Tucker's post is merely another iteration of a classic in right-wing blogging that I've dubbed, "Being poor is easy, so long as you are already middle-class." Of course Carlson is wealthy so, one assumes, being poor is even easier for him.