Everyone goes through a rough patch in life. Being a single parent trying to raise kids might be one of the hardest jobs out there. That's why this T.V. crew set up a hidden camera in this grocery store in New Jersey to see how strangers would react to a single mother who can't afford to pay.
When the cashier announces out loud that her funds are insufficient, she pleads desperately that there must be a mistake. But when she starts putting back essential groceries, surrounding customers react in ways you might never expect.
With food stamp usage is up 20% this year, and 1 in every 8 people needing aid, a little compassion can go a long way.