See it in the news
You hear it everyday A man’s got three jobs
and still can’t pay try real hard
try as he can still can’t make enough
to please the man I tell you what he needs
needs right now something like a bailout
here and now Once upon a time
company was a man helped the people with ’em
the best they can something changed
along the way come the end of the month
and where’s your pay they tell you what they need
need right now something like a bailout
here and now They’re talking about a
Bailout! Here I see the banks
never give you a break Service charges and mortgages
a part of our fate Bank gets greedy
and makes some bad loans Government gives ’em money
how much is never known! They say they what they need
need right now something like a bailout
here and now Country does its best
gives you school and health Try just a little
to spread some’a the wealth Speculator comes
and turns up the rate Suddenly we got no money
as if it were fate Then they say what we need
need right now Something like a bailout
here and now All four stories
are happening today You tell me which
calls your sway Governements, companies
and even the BANKS!? all busy claiming
they’re in the tank Who really needs?
needs right now something like a bailout
here and now They’re talking about a
Bailout…