I don't get it! It appears at least 46 Million Americans Are on Food Stamps That means at least $200/person per month PLUS: Record 46 Million Americans Are on Food Stamps - CNBC As the nations leading domestic hunger-relief charity, our food bank network members supply food to more than 37 million Americans each year, including 14 million children and 3 million seniors. Feeding America benefits from the unique relationship between our 202 local member food banks at the front lines of hunger relief and the central efforts of our national office. How we Fight Hunger| Feeding America The number of students receiving subsidized lunches rose to 21 million last school year from 18 million in 2006-7 http://www.nytimes.com/2011/11/30/education/surge-in-free-school-lunches-reflects-economic-crisis.html?pagewanted=all&_r=0#h[TnoEsi,1] Are these "poor" getting ALL their food for free? OR is something else happening??? I mean I am all for a helping hand... but seriously folks there really comes a time!!!!