Last week Missouri State Representative Cynthia Davis opposed subsidizing school lunches for low income children during summer months saying, “Hunger can be a positive motivator.” As the Huffington Post quipped, “This is excellent news considering 1 in 5 Missouri kids is living in hunger, so that state is due for a productivity boon.”
In response, satirical commentator Stephen Colbert proposed that Davis never rose above the rank of state representative because she developed the anti-motivating habit of eating. He called on Missourians to help her by denying her food whenever possible. That should give her her edge back.
Full story and video from the Huffington Post.