'S.C. Republican: Aid like feeding strays'

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    What conclusion can one come to after reading this?

    "Bauer, who's running for the Republican nomination for governor, made his remarks during a town hall meeting in Fountain Inn that included state lawmakers and about 115 residents, according to a Greenville News account written by Nathaniel Cary.

    “My grandmother was not a highly educated woman, but she told me as a small child to quit feeding stray animals. You know why? Because they breed. You're facilitating the problem if you give an animal or a person ample food supply."

    S.C. Republican: Aid like feeding strays - CharlotteObserver.com

    Joe Bageant: One party has no heart, the other no spine
     
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    What if he had been talking about aid to Israel?
     
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    It's worse...It's like stealing your neighbor's food to feed strays.
     
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    I wonder if he thinks it's wrong for churches to help the needy?
     
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    When was the last...no, the FIRST time a church sacked its neighborhood to help the poor?
     
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    What conclusion? That Bauer has a tin ear for politics but a good mindset for governing. He is right: when you reward certain kinds of behavior you get more of them. When you punish some kinds of behavior, you get less of them.
     
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    What are talking about? Stop smoking your lawn.
     
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    Have you guys ever even read the studies on nutrition and learning?
     
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    Then it's wrong for churches to help the needy? Then Christian charity causes more harm than good?
     
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    they cannot help themselves,, they always always always gotta bash them a Christian roll eyes!
     

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