If the solution to over-population is for people to stop having babies, it is an unworkable solution.
Farmers are paid subsidies for NOT PLANTING certain crops.
How about paying the poor for NOT creating pregnancies that lead to impoverished children?
That is enough of a Big Government entitlement program to be embraced by the Left, isn't it?
The poor, the ignorant and the underprivileged could earn a buck each time they don't F**K!
It could be handled the same way Unemployment payments are.
You apply for benefits over the telephone and answer a series of pre-recorded questions by pressing the answer buttons.
Q: How many times did you NOT engage in pregnancy-causing sexual activity during the previous month?
A: Beep Beep Beep
Q: Were you able to engage in sexual activity of this nature unhampered in any way by illness or other hinderment?
Q:Are you presently available for Sex?
The money would then be Deposited in the person's checking account without incurring printing or mailing costs!
Compare the current expenses, burdens and future consequences of prolific over-population with this monetary reward system and you'll quickly see how popular it could become.
Need some extra cash to pay your cable bill? Just DON'T F**k this week and let the government take care of the rest!!