'We Are the Wire'

This is an anonymous posting filed shortly after UPI filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy in 1985 and the paychecks of many staffers bounced::

616m buos more lines for the upi benefit song:
we are the wire, we are the reporters we are the ones out-writing rox or reuters. there's a chance we're taking, we're working without pay, we need a hundred million bucks to save the unipress way
we are the wire, we are the driven we are the ones feeding broadcast and nupes so somebody start givin' to save the news from a one-wire-service cry and keep upi one up on the world -- we've paid our dues, all you and i. upi 05-07-85 06:16 pcd