Oklahoma Republicans Compare Food-stamp Recipients to Wild Animals

The Oklahoma Republican Party set off a social media storm on Tuesday with a Facebook post comparing those who receive food stamps to wild animals. Titled a "lesson in irony," the post says the U.S. government is proud that its food stamp program, known as the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, this year reached 46 million people. The post said, "Meanwhile, the National Park Service, administered by the U.S. Department of the Interior, asks us 'Please Do Not Feed the Animals.