House Republicans want more red tape for Americans who receive food stamps. Recipients already must work or participate in job training programs, and they must prove their compliance twice a year. As the Post's Catherine Rampell explains, the new rules would require them to "prove and re-prove their eligibility every month. Miss a single month, and... they could be locked out of the system for an entire year."
As a result, "If a restaurant cuts a single mom's hours one week because business is slow, or she has to miss a few days because her child care fell through, she could lose food assistance for an entire year."
Haunt of the Watchers
Board game remix
Haunt of the Watchers is a free 'remix' of the popular board game Arkham Horror. Though it makes use of the Arkham Horror components, Haunt is in no way affiliated with or authorized by the makers of that game.
Haunt differs from Arkham Horror in many ways:
The rationale behind many of the changes is detailed in the Design Notes section of the Haunt PDF. A session report is available here.
To play, download the Haunt of the Watchers PDF (revision 1.0, 507KB).
The first twenty-two pages contain the Haunt rules and play summary, all of which are needed to play. The last six pages contain Addenda, including the Haunt design notes. Skip the last page if you are not duplex printing.