Reblogged from bogleech
What kind of fucking idiot thought this comic worked as an anti-food-stamp/anti-Obama message and what kind of fucking idiot would not only take it that way but agree with it?
OH NO, DON’T TAKE MONEY FROM THE LARGEST MILITARY IN THE WORLD TO FEED PEOPLE ANYTHING BUT THAT
It’s a pro-foodstamp comic, bog.
No, it seriously isn’t. It’s a cartoon by Michael Ramirez, a by-the-numbers hyper-conservative who thinks Global Warming is a hoax, Obama is a Muslim, and families on food stamps are deadbeat parasites.
Here’s another one he recently did:
So yes, the original, intended message of the comic is that war is better than feeding poor people.
Agoodcartoon is making fun of it by drawing attention to how badly it communicates its godawful meaning.