Posts in category "Holidays"

Christmas In Haiku: Songs For Jews

Christmas In Haiku: Songs For Jews
  Some great Christmas songs For those who don’t celebrate The birth of Jesus   I’m Jewish, so the “reason for the season” doesn’t really matter to me. It’s a day off work, a day to spend with family, and a time of the year with great music. Although there are some good Chanukah songs,... Read more »

Voting In Haiku: Should Election Day Be A National Holiday?

Voting In Haiku: Should Election Day Be A National Holiday?
Chrysler employees Get the day off for voting But what about us?   Ralph Giles, VP of Design at Chrysler, tweeted this morning that the car maker’s entire workforce would be ¬†given the day off so they could vote. What about the rest of us? Early voting is nice – one way to address problems... Read more »

Mandatory Haiku: What I'm Thankful For

Mandatory Haiku: What I'm Thankful For
  Today is the day When we’re forced to be grateful For things in our lives Of course, family Everyone says family Thank you, family Thanks to the Ricketts For Theo, Hoyer and Sveum Let’s call this “Year One” Thank you NBA Players and owners alike More time for hockey Thank you GOP Each week... Read more »
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11-11-11 Haiku: It's About The Vets

11-11-11 Haiku: It's About The Vets
It’s not about fries Remember to thank a vet Today is for them   Yes, we know. It’s 11/11/11 and later this morning it will be 11:11:11 11/11/11. McDonald’s is using the date to market their famous french fries, selling a small order for half the usual price.   A horror movie titled (of course)... Read more »
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