Forget the Reagan-era $1000 hammers and toilets seats, and you can even forget Obama's $100/lb Waygu beef.
We have a new winner when it comes to Government waste, and it might even go to your waist....
The Obama-approved $595,000/lb Frozen Ham!!!
Here is a little proof from the government's own website, Recovery.gov, before it goes down the memory hole:
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I sure hope we aren't buying these in bulk. I think I can get a better deal at COSTCO....
UPDATE: HOLY SCHNIKIES! The hits keep coming....
$1,562,568 FOR 'MOZZARELLA CHEESE'
$5,708,260 FOR 'PROCESS CHEESE'
[Hat Tip: Drudge, he is the one who dug these up...]
UPDATE II: Welcome Instapundit readers!