‘…’They took half of it..’ and ”If you’re going to … try to make me feel bad, you aren’t going to do it,”. This guy is obviously a cheap bastard. Here is the original video of him on the show and you see him about :50 seconds into the video. To see the full report where he defends still receiving foodstamps click here.
AUBURN, Mich. – A man who won $2 million on a Michigan lottery show has told TV5 that he still uses food stamps.
Leroy Fick of Bay County admitted he still swipes the electronic card at stores, nearly a year after winning a jackpot on “Make Me Rich!” He told TV5′s Bill Walsh that more than half the prize went to taxes.
SEATTLE – Just blocks from the, a line of people shuffle toward a food pantry, awaiting handouts such as milk and bread.
For years, the small University District pantry has offered help to the working poor and single parents in this neighborhood of campus rentals. Now rising food prices are bringing another group: Struggling college students.
“Right now, with things the way they are, a lot of students just can’t afford to eat,” said Terry Capleton, who started a Facebook group called “I Ain’t Afraid to be on Food Stamps” when he was a student at in South Carolina.
Some of the students are working their way through college with grants, loans and part-time jobs. Others are just reluctant to ask parents for more money. Read more…