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Hawaii Says "Aloha" to Big Waves…And Big Pork From Stimulus!

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Stimulus—is there anything it can't do? Reader Prolefeed sends along this tasty morsel of roasted pig from Obama's home state, via Hawaii Reporter and Grassroot Institute of Hawaii:

Hawaii received $2,284,000 million of federal stimulus funds for the 11the Congressional district, $40,903,941 million for the 15th Congressional district, $1,651,811 for the "00" Congressional district, and $799,656 in the 99th congressional district creating a combined "3.4" jobs or $13,423,355 per job, according to the federal government's transparency web site for stimulus funds, according to Recovery.gov.

However, Hawaii has just two congressional districts, 1 and 2.

More here.

And because it's Thanksgiving and we don't have very much to be thankful for, here's quite possibly the greatest clip ever related to Hawaii:

And the best clip ever related to stimulus spending: