"It just shows you how important it is to represent everyone in our profession." (x)
MEDIA REPRESENTATION IS IMPORTANT
i wonder who was responsible for this adorable caterpillar! also, i guess not all animals are sentient in the turbo universe?
I animated this guy! Haha, I enjoyed that shot. Thanks for the gif. Also keep on the look out for this character. He’s in every episode.
I did this, I hope you like it. Come to the show, and bring Bill Murray with you.
Deleted scene from the critically acclaimed film, Gravity.
oh my god, you tried
You cannot buy electronics with food stamps. You cannot buy cigarettes with food stamps. You cannot buy pet food with food stamps. You cannot withdraw money with an EBT card (food stamps).
Do you know what else you can’t buy with food stamps? Shampoo, soap, laundry detergent, toilet paper, paper towels, tissues, tinfoil, plastic sandwich bags, toothpaste, cleaning products, tampons, pads, over the counter medications (such as Tylenol, Ibuprofen, etc.), and anything else you can think of that you cannot physically ingest for nutritional purposes.
Do you know what you can buy with food stamps? Food.
Do you know what it’s like to scrounge for change to buy non-edible necessities, use a credit card and EBT card (food stamps) during the same transaction, and then have the person in line behind you judge you for buying the ingredients to make a birthday cake?
People who disseminate false information about food stamps have never had to use food stamps.
You can use food stamps to trade with others for goods, but that only works in small communities in very certain circumstances and only outside of businesses.
I know this because my household has done this a few times.
I remember my grandmother once traded a chunk of our food stamps for a puppy, but it was the only thing we could exchange and the woman in we traded with was a transient whose dog just finished weaning the litter. We had to go to the food bank for a couple weeks because of that trade.
So, to be fair, its not total misinformation - just skewed to make poor people look like they are living beyond their means, unfortunately.
"My fans send me pictures of their diplomas; the younger ones send me pictures of their report card. Whether I had this platform or not, I would be telling little girls and little boys, stay in school. Always depend on yourself. Make a name for yourself. That’s how I treat my nieces and my little brother. They’re 15, 13, and about eight, and I never want them to get to a place where they have to depend on anyone else. That has always been the motivating factor in my life. There were times when my mom said, ‘I can’t leave, because where would we go?’ Those things would stick in my brain, and I would say, ‘I’m never going to be in that situation."