Haiku, Sex, Drugs And Vocabulary Building

October 28, 2014

http://mic.com/articles/102494/scientists-have-discovered-an-activity-just-as-pleasurable-as-sex-drugs-and-gambling

“Learning new words is – more fun than having sex or – eating chocolate”

Royals Haiku

October 27, 2014

http://www.cbssports.com/mlb/eye-on-baseball/24770873/world-series-giants-bullpen-in-great-shape-going-into-game-6

“Sorry KC peeps – but you can stick a fork in – the Royals, they’re done”

Haiku, Francoise Was A Wild Flying Dove

October 27, 2014

http://online.wsj.com/articles/francoise-gilot-reminisces-about-henri-matisse-1414420847?google_editors_picks=true

“Matisse built spaces – from colors; Picasso built – them from black and white”

Haiku, Jane Smiley’s Some Luck

October 26, 2014

http://www.theguardian.com/books/2014/oct/26/jane-smiley-novelist-some-luck-last-hundred-years-trilogy

“An Iowa farm – family’s history is – fodder for fiction”

Haiku, Welcome Home Health Workers

October 26, 2014

http://www.dallasnews.com/ebola/headlines/20141025-uta-grad-isolated-at-new-jersey-hospital-as-part-of-ebola-quarantine.ece

“Ebola Customs – disorganized frenzy of – fear and quarantine”

Haiku, What Should Your MBA Major Be?

October 26, 2014

http://www.theatlantic.com/business/archive/2014/10/what-you-major-in-for-your-mba-matters/381799/?google_editors_picks=true

“Entrepreneurship, – management, marketing: top – paying MBA’s”

Haiku, The Carolina Way

October 25, 2014

http://www.cnn.com/2014/10/22/us/unc-report-academic-fraud/index.html?sr=sharebar_facebook

“If you play well with – leather you take fake classes – and get free degrees”

Who Knew?

October 25, 2014

http://www.desmoinesregister.com/story/news/local/des-moines/2014/10/24/wonder-words-festival-des-moines-authors/17759541/

Apparently Des Moines is a City of Literature; I wonder why Bill Bryson left?

Haiku, Yes Virginia

October 24, 2014

http://www.nysun.com/editorials/yes-virginia/68502/

“Most reprints ever – of an editorial – in any paper”

There Is No Santa Claus In Big Pharma

October 24, 2014

http://www.fastcompany.com/3037576/why-there-is-no-available-ebola-vaccine

“Yes, Virginia, there is an ebola vaccine.  It exists as certainly as love and generosity and devotion exist except Big Pharma refuses to produce it because the few people who get ebola are mostly poor and black so an ebola vaccine would be unprofitable”


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