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Bedroom Tax Song: You Cannae Have A Spare Room in a Pokey Cooncil Flat.LYRICSI'm a welfare state wean, we live on the bottom flairBut we're no allowed to even live there any mair.They say we've got too many rooms, in our social rented flatWe've an eight by ten foot boxroom where you cannae swing a catChorus:Oh ye canna have a spare room in a pokey cooncil flatIan Duncan Smith and Co have put an end tae thatThey say "live in a smaller house", they say that is their planWhen the odds against you finding one are ninety-nine to oneNoo ma auntie's in a wheelchair, but these Tories dinna careThey say they have a deficit, she got to pay her share£60 a month they'll take, then leave her tae her fateWhilst gieing millionaires a tax cut, cause they say they're due a breakNoo that Buckingham Palace looks a pretty roomy gaffAnd the ludger there gets benefits at rates that make me laughA civil list, plus tax perks, near a £100 million poundsWhile her other dozen palaces lye empty a' year roundNoo those MPs doon in Westminster must think that we're 'a denseWi their second home apartments, where the public pays their rentThey're even get a food allowance, two hundred quid a weekBut they're claiming we're the scroungers, is their arse up in their cheeks?So we've formed a Federation and we're gonna have our sayThe Bedroom Tax it has to go, and we ain't gonna payWe're gonna march on London tae demand our civil rightsLike nae mair Tories and their Liberal shite
You could stick a picture of Johann Lamont behind those words, and it would make no difference.
That's brilliant, CH.I seem to remember that MPs said that they had to have enough rooms in their state-bought houses, because their family might want to stay at the weekend, and it isn't fair to their family if they can't stay ...Obviously MPs' families are more important that poor people's families.
Certainly could Juteman... or Ed, or ...well, I can't think of one that doesn't deserve that.
They're all rat bags.The sooner we're shot of them the better.Yet still, its the SNP which is vilified in the press in order to do down the idea of independence.Meh.
Aye, it's all their fault.Labour brought in a bed room tax, now the Tories and the Liberal puppets are doing it... and the whole bloody thing is down to the SNP.The SNP which is also ensuring that the 10% reduction in Housing benefit doesn't affect Scots... while in most places in England... watch out for trouble.Did someone say Poll Tax?
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CH that's a brilliant poem. Do you mind if I pass it onto other - credited of course?
Excellent cynical The words seem to carry more weight than if written as a comment Maybe it's because the tune is rattling round in my head It will drive me mad all day now