As prisons look for ways to cut the costs per inmates, it appears that cigarettes are no longer king when it comes to the inmates. Where cons still hope for a smoke every now and then, they're more worried about going hungry.
A recent article in USA Today lays it all out. Who would have thought that the go-to food for college students is as important to those inside our jails? Perhaps this is one of the reasons the Department of Justice recently ended their use of private prisons for federal inmates.
Alex Parkin (CAT'S PAW), in particular, has some opinions about prison food since he spent six years in "the system."