Uncle Joe has tea with Good Queen Bess II: a short verse

Joe Biden joined the Queen for tea He was as gracious as can be. He minded all the p’s and q’s And then politely shared his views. “Generous” was the Queen, he said. And all went well, from A to Zed.

Vincent Price's fondness for this cuisine might surprise you

Author’s note: The following verse was inspired by “Vincent Price, Hot Dog Lover” posted by fellow ChicagoNow blogger, Mark Andel. In a scene Vincent Price rides a coach in the fog. In the next his eyes glow near a smoldering log. At the end of the shot On the old movie lot, Perhaps he drank... Read more »

January 6 has left an indelible wound on our nation's psyche and we need a commission to find the truth and give us closure

“I would like to see January 6th burned into the American mind as firmly as 9/11 because it was that scale of a shock to the system. I think there will be a commission, but it is controversial for that reason.” George Will Remember the Capitol insurrection Which aimed to undo the election. The destruction... Read more »

Jeff Bezos: Poster Boy for Wealth Inequality

Jeff Bezos has a superyacht; So that’s where he relaxes. But hasn’t paid the IRS A single cent in taxes.* *For 2017 and 2018. In 2019 Amazon paid 1.2% on $13 billion of income.

Tucker Carlson's Feminine Side

‘Report Moms whose children wear masks. Confront the masked outside’, he asks. Couldn’t either opinion he’s sharin’ Have come out of the mouth of a Karen? Justin Baragona@justinbaragonaTucker Carlson is now telling his audience to harass people who wear face masks outside. If they see children wearing masks, Tucker says the response should be no... Read more »

Josh Hawley stands alone to oppose bipartisan anti-Asian hate crimes bill

Yesterday 4-22 May Senator Hawley always rue. Let history etch upon this date He cast the only vote for hate.

Surprise! Surprise! DeSantis does an impression of Putin in Florida

Governor Ron DeSantis of Florida signed into law on Monday a bill that for all intents and purposes is designed to quash peaceful protests. He calls it an “anti-riot” law, but it doesn’t go after rioters as much as it’s a full-frontal assault on the 1st Amendment right to peacefully assemble and petition the government... Read more »

The likelihood of Florida Governor Ron DeSantis's becoming President

There will be a reemergence of Atlantis Before we elect a President DeSantis. Ancient Atlantis under the sea

The White Sox Broadcast team---Jason and Steve--- is the best in the business

There are golden voices in baseball today But two in a league of their own. Benetti does the play by play And the color is done by Stone. They tap into thrills and measure the fray Of bats that are booming, of throws in the zone. Somehow they find all the right words to say... Read more »

An Ode to National Crayon Day

What is expected of one to say on The day we honor the humble crayon? For the very young or young at heart It opens wide the realm of art Where a visitor might become a native In choosing his colors and waxing creative.