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The strategy is as simple as it is cynical - demonise the poor and the disabled as scroungers soaking off welfare and corner the Labour Party into having to defend them while the Tories promise more tax cuts for the rich and middle classes.
She washes out every tin can and glass jar that comes through the house too, soaking off the labels and taking them down to the recycle bins at Sainsbury.
I spent the next hour in the tub soaking off the melted polyester that had stuck fast to my skin.