Feeding a Krugman strawman to the shredder

Super Economy does a nice job of dissecting the lousy talking point offered by Krugman,  Moochers against welfare :

Paul Krugman is in puzzlement, having observed that Red States get more welfare funding, while Republican voters oppose the welfare state. He portrays Republicans as “Moochers” who are either hypocritical or too stupid to know their own best interest.

Tino tees it up and swats it waaaaaaay down the fairway:

It appears that once more common sense is right and the impression left by the New York Times wrong. Indeed, people who live off the government disproportionally support Democrats.

Graph and demographic specifics available over there.

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