Probably because repubs back then weren't all 100 percent determined to
make FDR a one term president. Some might have even actually cared about
'Jay Evensen: Depression era was never this complicated’That's because the Republicans and their "let them eat cake",
lazsez-faire attibute of Hoover and his hoover-villes stood back and let people
jump off skyscrapers to end their problems. Don't tell me - You voted for GW Bush, twice!
Jay Evensen. You are right, we don't have bread lines today. We have food
stamps. Over 47 million Americans, 15% of the population are receiving food
stamps. Food Stamps are the new bread line.