Thursday, 20 August 2009

Benefit Busters

I have just watched the programme "Benefit Busters" on Channel 4.

I cannot believe that the taxpayer is funding a private company A4E to "incentivise" people to go back to work at a cost of £100 per "client" a week plus a bonus if they get a job!

What the fuck is the job centre for then?

I suppose this qualifies as another "fake charity", except Emma Harrison has become very rich at the taxpayers expense....

3 comments:

  1. Thank goodness someone of a like mind. Saw this programme too and recognised the type who appeared back in the 80s - all these 'agencies' who would offer skills training etc. Nice wee number for that lot though isn't it. Stick your lipstick on Sue, we're in the wrong job.

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  2. Just another one of Labour's pointless appointments.

    I think what we should take from this is: "Pointless Appointments are Pointless."

    I dare you to say that 20 times in quick procession.

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  3. Definitely the wrong business. I'm having to work in 40 degrees heat at the moment. If a company I go to has no aircon, then I come out 10lbs lighter!

    I'm not great at patronising fat, lazy cretins and I don't think a kick up the arse would be viewed as an incentive Subrosa :)

    Pointless just about sums about Labour!

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