Archive for September 2019

Trump puts the screws on Ukraine for oppo research

  In Ukraine Trump wants to find dirt So Biden’s campaign would be hurt. But a whistle’s been blown On Trump’s pressure by phone Though the GOP’s strangely inert.

Grift and Graft in the Trump Administration

Mar-A-Lago   Author’s note:  As of July 10, Trump’s golf trips cost the taxpayer $105 million.   The Emolument Clause as written says That no one should profit from being a prez. But Trump lines his pockets at hotels and courses And even makes money from  U.S. armed forces. He threatens the climate and packs... Read more »

Trump's Afghanistan strategy: Schlepping with the enemy

  Trump invited the Taliban to our shores To negotiate behind closed doors. But before they set foot He said it’s kaput And so we’ll continue our longest of wars.

Trump "celebrates" the 80th anniversary of the Nazi invasion of Poland

Trump congratulates Poland as it mourns anniversary of Nazi invasion Salon headline     When your country’s invaded and taken away No one would call it a red-letter day. To commemorate Such a tragic date* “Congratulations” Trump only could say.   *”Today’s scholars of independent Poland believe that 1.8 to 1.9 million Polish civilians (non-Jews)... Read more »

"Thoughts and prayers" won't stop the next mass shooting

      Donald J. Trump @realDonaldTrump ….Melania and I send our heartfelt thoughts and prayers to the great people of Texas.   So often we hear after any mass slayers The same thing from governors, our president, and mayors. But  war weapons will Continue to kill Unless we do more than repeat “thoughts and... Read more »