You ever listen to Ron Paul? Did you notice that sometimes he seems to be making sense, and you go, "Yeah! We should do that!" And then a little later, after you've noodled it around for a while, you start to notice the flaws in his argument?
That's what I liken this Michele Bachmann moment to. I work to maintain my lifestyle, and if you boil it down, that means I earn my keep. I'm not particularly fond of the idea that some people get to skate by without having to work for it. In fact, I'd say there maybe should be a strict set of standards to be able to receive public assistance. [Article continues below]
But here's the thing. The Number One fear of hard-core Republicans (besides the gay, of course) is that somebody is going to get something they don't deserve. But when they go all nuclear on the freeloaders' assess. . .they're forgetting something. Well lots of things, but we'll focus on this one:
Many poor people are children. For the most part, children have no say in their economic status. Michele Bachman is obviously not capable of being President of the United States (or "Prez of the 'Nited States" as she often says), based on this video alone.
And as a sidenote, this is just further evidence of how many rabidly "pro-life" politicians don't give a rip about a baby after it is born.