> Or perhaps like with two of my children, a 6 year old cares for her 18 month old brother after school alone every day and all day on weekends while her mother works her food options are limited to what her mother feels she can safely prepare microwave popcorn, microwave hot dogs, cereal, canned soup.

> I can buy enough brown rice, cabbage and dried beans to live cheaply and on food stamps but what I cant do is mimic the circumstances and realities that accompany life on food stamps.

Why I Wont Do the Food Stamp Challenge (via Cosma Shalizi‘s Pinboard)