Quoting Michael Westen:" Which is crazy because Redbull is more expensive. At least here it is anyway. I haven't bought energy drinks in Ohio in 5+ years. Lol"It varies by location and brand. Pretty much, if the Energy drink has a Nutrition label, you can buy it. Many manufacturers have changed the label so it no longer has them so they can't be purchased with FS.
Quoting kthx.:" Because it's cheating. If they aren't allowed to have warmed up food prior to purchase.. (which the ... [snip!] ... in my store has a very big sign saying nobody can use it if buying food with EBT).. why would they be able to afterwards? "
Quoting Brandi Rodrick:" Maybe because people are tired of food stamps being blown on bs? You know..taxpayers fund it and all. *shrug* That's what I've heard anyway."
Quoting ×ø×K·ßear×ø×:" its just damn coffee its not like shes buying fresh lobster"
Quoting Michael Westen:" I ate so healthy when I was on FS. I mean the stuff I bought was a lot more expensive but it was so ... [snip!] ... but it was so much better for me. Like I'd rather pay $5 for a pack of 2 good pork chops than $4 for a nasty frozen pizza."
Quoting kthx.:" This is gonna piss some people off, but idgaf. I'm all for FS if the people need it. But what pisses ... [snip!] ... but I can't do that smurf all the time Though... people on FS seem to be doing it quite often. How the HELL is that fair?"
Quoting ×ø×K·ßear×ø×:" i dont think food stamps has rules saying you can only buy healthy stuff because if so then theyd have a ban on a lot more than hot ready meals"
Quoting Red Rover:" Im not on FS and don't really care what kind of food they buy. My issue is they get off of it after ... [snip!] ... they get off of it after a decent amount of time and don't abuse it for those who need it. As for what they get I don't care."
Quoting dzrtangel:" There is nothing wrong with eating good and Healthy no matter what your method of payment is. (That's ... [snip!] ... (That's my opinion anyways). It's not like you were selling your food stamps for drugs and allowing your children to starve. "
Quoting Michael Westen:" The only thing that was probably unreasonable that I bought was pop. But I was literally addicted to ... [snip!] ... and in school full time and I thought I NEEDED it. Lol. Little did I know, I feel SO much better now that I hardly drink it."
Quoting furrbabiesmommy:" we get food stamps AND pay taxes. We pay property, and income taxes. not meaning to sound snarky, ... [snip!] ... need the help and then people with their comments make it worse. sometimes normal people who have jobs need a little help too."