I bet those who lost their jobs were very glad to be able to put some food on the table.
Maybe those who criticize it should live on exactly the same budget to get a feel for its "luxury"
Having food increase only 5% in all of that time?
Maybe your not a regular shopper ask those who are, I noticed in Walmart $4.50 a pound got you some tough beef ., a very undesirable cut of beef. Go $10 +++ for something better.
Got to keep eating chicken, we have become a Nation of Chicken eaters but what would happen if there were a bird flue?
Hams can be found for $2-2.50 a pound and is one of the most reasonably priced meats,
Even the Salmon fillets in my Wal Mart Market Place comes from China, the Beef ?