The sixth of commandments he’s broken, no doubt. A serial liar, a bigoted lout. We should deal with this predator Like a newspaper editor Whose job is to blue-pencil expletives out.
Of yoga I never have taken much note; And whenever I did, had no time to devote. But last morn on TV What I saw fit with me; Even more than compatible with an old goat.
To compromise both sides must give And find a common ground. That’s how democracies live And justice will abound.
Although both parties level the blame At the other for causing this shutdown. It’s the GOP’s fault and the shame For the ape who likes putting a putt down.
It is clear Trump’s an overweight male; Yet a doctor’s determined he’s hale. He does not exercise And he eats supersize But he’s fit to be free or in jail.
“Give me your tired, your poor, Your huddled masses yearning to breathe free, The wretched refuse of your teeming shore. Send these, the homeless, tempest-tost to me, I lift my lamp beside the golden door!” [Emma Lazarus] Let’s welcome the dreamers who come from all places No matter their rank or the... Read more »
Author’s note: The following verse is in honor of the 300th post of ChicagoNow’s own Margaret Serious. In my heart I am fond of “to be”. In the present it validates me. Its infinitive state Is the Good Lord’s mandate For all humans throughout history.
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“North Korean Leader Kim Jong Un just stated that the ‘Nuclear Button is on his desk at all times. ’ Will someone from his depleted and food starved regime please inform him that I too have a Nuclear Button, but it is a much bigger & more powerful one than his, and my Button... Read more »
“LONDON — President Donald Trump has canceled a trip to London to open the new U.S. Embassy, blaming the Obama administration for selling the old building in the city for ‘peanuts.'” [nbcnews.com] So Trump won’t be going to London; Obama he’s blaming (again) For the embassy Bush had us fundin’, Which of course... Read more »