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"People saying bad stuff about us should be shot" says £30,000 benefits claimant Watch

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    He should be shot, filthy peasant
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    He should have his benefits taken away as he is obviously fit to work and should be tried for fraud
    41.79%
    He represents the majority of benefit claimants
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    I am indifferent
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    He represents a minority of benefit claimants
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    What a lad
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    You've got to hand it to him, he had a point:
    http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-11837538

    Much as i wish i could just hit 'delete' on that entire socio-(non)economic group, you've also got to hand it to them, they might have a point. Why bother working if a family can get (30k + (12*1200*1.3ish) = about £50, 000 a year PLUS other benefits for doing NOTHING but screwing. Perhaps we need to hit delete on their right to vote first. THEN things will change....
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    I really don't give a ****.
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    A 'bad back' what utter tripe, it is just an excuse for laziness. I mean why work when you can get paid for doing nothing? People out there have many problems and still work so this excuse is pathetic.
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    (Original post by babygirl110)
    :rofl:
    :teehee:

    Fortunately, 4 people who have negged me so far realise that immigrants are not to be blamed for everything that goes wrong in this country (particularly to do with welfare benefits....Unfortunately, they are too shy to come out of the closet
    perhaps we'll see plenty more by tonight!
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    (Original post by ahnaf.c)
    :teehee:

    Fortunately, 4 people who have negged me so far realise that immigrants are not to be blamed for everything that goes wrong in this country (particularly to do with welfare benefits....Unfortunately, they are too shy to come out of the closet
    perhaps we'll see plenty more by tonight!
    Lol yeah true. I bet some people were already thinking 'bloody immigrants' before they saw the picture.
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    i dont understand why you are allowed to claim benefit for 10 children, that is stupid, you should really only get it for 3-4 kids max.
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    He's a mug. And there's surely gotta be an easier to get some more of our money then popping out another baby, but they wouldn't know, those retards
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    Probably put his back out making all those babies.
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    (Original post by Aspiringlawstudent)

    Gary Bateman and Joanne Sheppard pocket an estimated £30,000 a year in state handouts.

    He claims £89.80 a week incapacity benefit for a bad back and is not thought to have worked since 1999. Because they are jobless they can claim a host of other benefits.

    They live in a £300,000 five-bedroom home – the £1,200 a month rent paid for by housing benefit.

    They live with ten of their youngest children – the oldest five have moved away – and receive £20.30 for their eldest and £13.40 for the remaining nine.

    Last year, Mr Bateman’s claim to be unwell was called into question after he was filmed taking part in a motocross competition.

    But the 46-year-old said: ‘People need to keep their noses out of our business and people saying bad stuff about us should be shot. I want to work but I can’t. I haven’t ridden my bike since last year.’

    Miss Sheppard, 36, who has not worked for 20 years, said: ‘I just can’t understand what all the fuss is about.’


    Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/arti...#ixzz19O05huxn

    Classy, isn't he?

    How does this story make you feel?
    Extremely angry. These people are everything that is wrong with society. I hate to break it to you, foul chavs, but you do not have a right to be riding the dole and scrounging off of the taxpayer. Yes, people do have a right to say things about them...because they're living off of our money! Classless, tasteless, uneducated and downright disgusting.

    Also, 'bad back', sorry but you can sit at a chair and press buttons, therefore you can do most desk jobs.

    Bring on the negs from the lefties who will undoubtedly say "it's not his fault". :rolleyes:
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    Bad back, eh?
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    (Original post by Planar)
    I remember seeing some tory minister(jeremy hunt maybe, don't know) on newsnight, getting grilled about a policy almost exactly fitting your comment
    I think it's a good idea...although of course an idea that would need some work.

    But it may help stop people on benefits having mountains of kids when they can't afford them.
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    Bad back hasn't seemed to prevent him from reproducing. It annoys me beyond belief that nothing can be done about these blatant injustices.
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    (Original post by .Ali.)
    Extremely angry. These people are everything that is wrong with society. I hate to break it to you, foul chavs, but you do not have a right to be riding the dole and scrounging off of the taxpayer. Yes, people do have a right to say things about them...because they're living off of our money! Classless, tasteless, uneducated and downright disgusting.

    Also, 'bad back', sorry but you can sit at a chair and press buttons, therefore you can do most desk jobs.

    Bring on the negs from the lefties who will undoubtedly say "it's not his fault". :rolleyes:
    I think you'll be pleasantly surprised; most people seem to agree :sexface:
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    (Original post by Aspiringlawstudent)
    It just tastes completely wrong :lolwut:

    Can you honestly not tell the difference between tap and bottled? Tap is just horrible in comparison...
    Depends where you are tbh...i like the water down south...but in Edinburgh i just cant get used to it. Its horrible, has a weird sweet but stale taste to it...
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    (Original post by .Ali.)
    Extremely angry. These people are everything that is wrong with society. I hate to break it to you, foul chavs, but you do not have a right to be riding the dole and scrounging off of the taxpayer. Yes, people do have a right to say things about them...because they're living off of our money! Classless, tasteless, uneducated and downright disgusting.

    Also, 'bad back', sorry but you can sit at a chair and press buttons, therefore you can do most desk jobs.

    Bring on the negs from the lefties who will undoubtedly say "it's not his fault". :rolleyes:


    I was going to + rep you , but sadly have reached my limit for the amount of rep I can give today
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    (Original post by babygirl110)
    Lol yeah true. I bet some people were already thinking 'bloody immigrants' before they saw the picture.
    I agree that it's not always immigrants, but my father works in London with a very 'diverse' work team, and when he asked them why they all come over here the resounding answer was, without hesitation, "The benefits."
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    (Original post by Aspiringlawstudent)
    I think you'll be pleasantly surprised; most people seem to agree :sexface:
    Indeed I am, I expected a barrage of socialist tripe about how he's a victim of his society or something. :rofl:
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    (Original post by Annie72)
    I was going to + rep you , but sadly have reached my limit for the amount of rep I can give today
    Thankyou anyway!
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    His bad back doesn't seem to be a problem when "procreating"with his missus then?
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    Hmmmmm Hmmmmmm
    All benefits should be under £10,000 no matter how much family members.
 
 
 
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