What a Waste

Prada for your Pooch

Wondering where your taxes are going? Apparently to the dogs. The Department of Housing and Urban Development awarded $210,000 to Maine Stitching Specialties. They are known for producing dog accessories for their “Dog Not Gone” line which includes leashes, collars, and a dog vest that they boast is “considered by many dog owners to be the finest product available today.” At least the dogs are comfortable though right? So while you’re out there working hard, it seems as though the federal government has once again screwed the pooch with your tax dollars.

Solar Powered Beer

Who doesn’t love a cold beer on a hot summer’s day? The problem is that breweries are taking taxpayer money in order to maximize revenue… READ MORE

Piñata Appreciation Day

Following riots in Baltimore, the federal government decided it was worthwhile to award a $20,000 grant ““to support an apprenticeship program and a series of… READ MORE

Zombies in the White House

Sure there are zombies in our nation’s capital, but they are young interns and staffers who are trudging home after a long day’s work. Apparently… READ MORE

Guppies

Humans have enough problems trying to interact with each other for us to be spending taxpayer money on the social interactions of guppies. A professor… READ MORE