"Half of the country is on welfare"???<quoted text>
Food stamps - like all welfare assistance - is meant to be a temporary hand up. Not a way of life.
When half of the country is on welfare - you better think twice about the reality of an orchestrated crisis.
How long can working Americans support the other half?
Wow, that's some claim. Let's check it out:
Total housing and food assistance in 2012 was $173 billion or 5.3% of budget outlays or 1% of GDP so yes, pretty close to "half the country".
Tables 3.2 and 1.2