Thursday 22 February 2018

Bossman Bill says work for nothing

I watched Bill Cullen, he of the penny apples, on Pat Kenny's 'Frontline', telling unemployed young folk that they are lazy and they should work for nothing to gain experience.

I thought what a brill idea, why not go all the way back to the days when men were men and sheep were nervous and the British empire was at full throttle and a bossman could could flog a worker to within an inch of his life, and men like Bill could command an army of slaves?

That would be one way to get the old tiger up and growling again, what?

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