Mike the Mad Biologist

Archives for September 3, 2008

Palin Slashed Funding for Food Banks

Because nothing says compassionate conservatism like not helping hungry people. While many people have noted the incongruency of Palin’s slashing funds for assistance to unwed mothers, her halving of a budget item to help the Fairbanks food bank has gone unnoticed.

In the midst of all of the hoopla surrounding Republican VP nominee and full-blown bugshit insane lunatic, Sarah Palin, I think it’s worth noting that Obama’s candidacy is also historic for another reason: