There was a new study all over the news this week that states ramen in American prisons, is now replacing the once popular cigarettes as currency.
According to the study’s author, Michael Gibson-Light at the University of Arizona School of Sociology, inmates are trying to better feed themselves as many prisons are being defunded.
“Prisoners are so unhappy with the quality and quantity of prison food that they receive that they have begun relying on ramen noodles — a cheap, durable food product — as a form of money in the underground economy,” he said. “Because it is cheap, read more >>>
Source : HuffingtonPost.Com