Archive for June 2021

Let's get rid of the racist-tainted filibuster

Republicans are apt to bluster About the need to filibuster. An antebellum knavery Of Southerners defending slavery. Post-Reconstruction, apropos For those who would protect Jim Crow. It isn’t in the Constitution; So why oppose its dissolution? Republicans may try to muster Support to keep the filibuster. But Democrats should seize the day. It’s time to... Read more »

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.