The legendary Packers quarterback Brett Favre has been in the news for a variety of unsettling reasons.

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The latest report mentioned Favre being interviewed by the FBI in connection with a welfare scandal. People definitely have certain reactions to the shocking Brett Favre story.

For those who are not familiar with what's happening, this is a brief summary. The state of Mississippi is currently undergoing an enormous welfare scandal. 

Favre was reportedly awarded $1.1 million in state funds to deliver speeches. The speeches, however, were not delivered.

It is important to note that Favre has paid back the million dollars, but auditors are seeking close to $228,000 of interest. Favre says he is unaware it

The reaction has not been positive. People are rightfully annoyed by the fact that welfare funds are being distributed to wealthy people who don't need them.

This is particularly evident in a state which is among the nations poorest. One user wrote "THE most impoverished state in 

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the nation paid $70M for speeches that weren't given !!!!! !" Another fan expressed similar anger in this long quote.