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SueMaid

SueMaid Report 1 Apr 2013 23:27

Tell us how you really feel Rose :-D

JustJohn

JustJohn Report 1 Apr 2013 23:28

Errol ROFLMHO

Somebody nicked your lovely hat?

AnnCardiff

AnnCardiff Report 1 Apr 2013 23:30

I like the word tosser - very fitting :-D

maggiewinchester

maggiewinchester Report 1 Apr 2013 23:31

I fail to see why we pay for politicians to live in big houses/flats when they're MP's, and STILL pay for them when they break the law and are imprisoned at our expense.

If it's so damned easy to live on £53 a week, then ANY politician who's committed a crime should be forced to live in a bedsit on £53 a week, for a minimum of 3 months, after which, they can go back to Parliament and teach the other members (that can be taken either way) some empathy.

Rambling Rose

Rambling Rose Report 1 Apr 2013 23:34

Thanks Sue, signed!

Rambling Rose

Rambling Rose Report 1 Apr 2013 23:35

lol SueMaid :-D I would but it would be even less 'circumspect' ;-)

SueMaid

SueMaid Report 1 Apr 2013 23:36

:-D :-D

Porkie_Pie

Porkie_Pie Report 1 Apr 2013 23:36

Rose, Stop mincing your words, Come on spit it out, Get it off your chest, You know you will feel allot better :-D

Roy :-D

supercrutch

supercrutch Report 1 Apr 2013 23:38

Thanks Rose, you'll probably get a FB request from me too...lolol

x

maggiewinchester

maggiewinchester Report 1 Apr 2013 23:39

What a wonderful petition Sue - I've signed :-D

StrayKitten

StrayKitten Report 1 Apr 2013 23:42

signed with pleasure, there is no way he would take us up on it tho, even for a month x

Elizabethofseasons

Elizabethofseasons Report 1 Apr 2013 23:43

Dear All

Hello

Iain D S could not live on £53 per hour, let alone for one week.

He is totally detached from reality.

If I had not checked the date, I would have thought the implementation of the cuts to services, benefits and many other things was a fools joke and a sick one at that.


Take gentle care
Best wishes
EOS
x

Mauatthecoast

Mauatthecoast Report 1 Apr 2013 23:45

Wasn't there a tv. programme,quite a while ago, that had politicians living 'on the breadline' and experiencing :-S how it was to live day to day? in fact I tihnk there's been a couple of programmes (if my memory serves me right.)

Amokavid

Amokavid Report 1 Apr 2013 23:47

Good one Rose, (your post at 23-21pm) you said all the things I was thinking.

We need a LIKE button on here!

Joan.

JustJohn

JustJohn Report 1 Apr 2013 23:47

I was talking tio someone who lives next to a juvenile detention centre near here. He told me that it cost £1500 a week to keep each offender.

Now one of IDS's colleagues is paying that much out of Government coffers. I think IDS should suggest to George that the prison budget should be massaged down to £53 per week per prisoner.

We don't want all these MPs in prison to have more than IDS ( a free man) when IDS has to prove he can manage on his £53 a week

supercrutch

supercrutch Report 1 Apr 2013 23:49

Thank you friends :-D

Rambling Rose

Rambling Rose Report 1 Apr 2013 23:55

total on the petition has just gone up by 117 in less than a minute lol

Susan10146857

Susan10146857 Report 1 Apr 2013 23:58

Yes there was Mau, but only for a week. They patted themselves on the back about it.

supercrutch

supercrutch Report 1 Apr 2013 23:58

lolol I have been slinging requests out all over the place, desperate to get more people to sign! so I'll take credit for a few...lolol

Sharron

Sharron Report 2 Apr 2013 00:07

It is possible to live on benefits, we do, but only if you have not succumbed to all the persuasion that you had for many years to get into debt.

Unfortunately,everbody was led to believe that they could have everything they wanted,indeed,should aspire to own things they could not afford to buy,never mind run or maintain so that those who had the money could make more by lending it to them for profit.

We have nextto nothing and that is how we survive.