Baltimore: Ground Zero for Hipsters on Food stamps?
| Image by MEL GUAPO
After an obligatory John Waters reference to set the scene, the Salon web site kicked off a piece from its “Pinched” series by introducing us to a couple of Baltimoreans using their Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) cards. Later, Salon posted a response to the “vitriol” from one of the subjects. Hey, at least it’s not the murder rate or our dear, departed Sheila Dixon getting national exposure this time, right? Right?