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'''[[File:Spitting Image - The Sound of Maggie! - Part 1 5|thumb|right|335px|"Who Willy Buy" begins at 05:51.]]"Who Will Buy?" '''is the first song in the Spitting Image special [[The Sound of Maggie!|''The Sound of Maggie!'']], and is a parody of ''"Who Will Buy?"'' by Lionel Bart from the 1960 musical ''Oliver!'' The Spitting Image version is sung by [[Margaret Thatcher]] and the Conservative Party.
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'''"Who Will Buy?" '''is the first song in the Spitting Image special [[The Sound of Maggie!|''The Sound of Maggie!'']], and is a parody of ''"Who Will Buy?"'' by Lionel Bart from the 1960 musical ''Oliver!'' The Spitting Image version is sung by [[Margaret Thatcher]] and the Conservative Party.
   
 
The song features Thatcher's Ministers as street vendors, selling their wares in a marketplace, with said wares symbolising the privatisation of industry that Thatcher's Government became infamous for. Thatcher then emerges on a balcony, and attempts to sell the morning itself, which attracts the attention of numerous wealthy investors.
 
The song features Thatcher's Ministers as street vendors, selling their wares in a marketplace, with said wares symbolising the privatisation of industry that Thatcher's Government became infamous for. Thatcher then emerges on a balcony, and attempts to sell the morning itself, which attracts the attention of numerous wealthy investors.
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'''(Cecil Parkinson)'''<span style="font-weight:normal;"><br /></span>Electricity! Lovely electricity!
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'''(Cecil Parkinson)'''<span style="font-weight:normal;"><br></span>Electricity! Lovely electricity!
   
 
'''([[Douglas Hurd]]) <span style="font-weight:normal;"><br /></span><span id="cke_bm_115S" style="display:none;"> </span><span style="display:none;"> </span>'''Telecom! British Telecom! Lots of lovely Telecom!'''<span id="cke_bm_115E" style="display:none;"> </span>'''<span style="display:none;"> </span>
 
'''([[Douglas Hurd]]) <span style="font-weight:normal;"><br /></span><span id="cke_bm_115S" style="display:none;"> </span><span style="display:none;"> </span>'''Telecom! British Telecom! Lots of lovely Telecom!'''<span id="cke_bm_115E" style="display:none;"> </span>'''<span style="display:none;"> </span>
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'''(Margaret Thatcher)'''<span style="font-weight:normal;"><br /></span>Who will buy this wonderful morning?''' '''<span style="font-weight:normal;"><br /></span>Such a sky you never did see…''' '''<span style="font-weight:normal;"><br /></span>Who will buy this wonderful morning?''' '''<span style="font-weight:normal;"><br /></span>We’re selling morning PLC…
 
'''(Margaret Thatcher)'''<span style="font-weight:normal;"><br /></span>Who will buy this wonderful morning?''' '''<span style="font-weight:normal;"><br /></span>Such a sky you never did see…''' '''<span style="font-weight:normal;"><br /></span>Who will buy this wonderful morning?''' '''<span style="font-weight:normal;"><br /></span>We’re selling morning PLC…
   
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'''(Investors)''' '''''<span style="font-weight:normal;"><br></span>'''(Oh! I will! Four hundred shares in morning please!)<span style="font-weight:normal;"><br></span>(Morning for me!)<span style="font-weight:normal;"><br></span>(Shut up!)<span style="font-weight:normal;"><br></span>(Morning! Morning! Morning!)''
 
'''(Investors)''' '''''<span style="font-weight:normal;"><br /></span>'''(Oh! I will! Four hundred shares in morning please!)<span style="font-weight:normal;"><br /></span>(Morning for me!)<span style="font-weight:normal;"><br /></span>(Shut up!)<span style="font-weight:normal;"><br /></span>(Morning! Morning! Morning!)''
 
 
[[Category:Songs]]
 
[[Category:Songs]]
 
[[Category:The Sound of Maggie!]]
 
[[Category:The Sound of Maggie!]]
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