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Where Is The Work, A Requiem For Generation Dole

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Very off topic but the French version of Spitting Image (les Guignols) struck a chord with depressed French people coming back to work, or not, with this reprise of Stromae's Hit Papaoutai (dad where are you?) with Emploioutai (Jobs, where are you?).

Yes even our Euro neighbours can have a laff in a difficult situation, the clip on youtube racked up half a million views in 24 hours.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M2lsvjzdQTw

"Tell me, where we are

because I can't find anything

Sapin says there's nothing left

Not a single short term contract

Waste of time getting a degree

You can bin your CVs

Don't even bother looking

You're six million on the dole

My god, where is there work?

Tell me, where there is work?

Even shitty jobs

I know there's nothing

Oh bloody jobs

tell me where you are hiding

It's gotta be ten years

since we last signed a contract

..."

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Very off topic but the French version of Spitting Image (les Guignols) struck a chord with depressed French people coming back to work, or not, with this reprise of Stromae's Hit Papaoutai (dad where are you?) with Emploioutai (Jobs, where are you?).

Yes even our Euro neighbours can have a laff in a difficult situation, the clip on youtube racked up half a million views in 24 hours.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M2lsvjzdQTw

"Tell me, where we are

because I can't find anything

Sapin says there's nothing left

Not a single short term contract

Waste of time getting a degree

You can bin your CVs

Don't even bother looking

You're six million on the dole

My god, where is there work?

Tell me, where there is work?

Even shitty jobs

I know there's nothing

Oh bloody jobs

tell me where you are hiding

It's gotta be ten years

since we last signed a contract

..."

at leat the french have still got spitting image.

some bright "elf and safety" jobsworth over here thought it should be banned because some of the people in the sketches might get hurt feelings.

...never heard of satire before i suppose.

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