The Arizona Desert Lamp

Welfare Wednesday Fun Fact No. 5

Posted in Campus, Politics by Connor Mendenhall on 11 March 2009

Welfare WednesdaysHappy Welfare Wednesday, Wildcats! Here’s this week’s fun fact:

If you actually wanted to burn the amount of cash spent on Welfare Wednesdays each semester, you’d have to ignite the pile at right 3424 times.

Unfortunately, words don’t really do this week’s fact justice. Click here to see a better representation of Welfare Wednesday waste.


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  1. […] might have heard of this. To clarify, this is not a $320,000 increase (with the subsequent addition of Food Stamp Friday), […]

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