Here's a real pig in a poke. Loyalists, ever cloven to the efficacy of the massive stimulus spending, and unquestioning of the inspired wisdom of "the one", will no doubt defend this with extreme oinktion, even if they do so with hoof firmly planted in cheek. Even the more skeptical of the apologists will say "This better be the best ham I've ever tasted ... okay, you got lucky."
But, seriously. Talk about pork.
Contract amount: $1,191,200.
Work performed: 2 pounds of frozen ham, sliced.
Don't believe it? Then click here, if you dare.
Perhaps the administration is just trying to make a silk purse out of a sow's ear?