Haiku, Yiddish Words For Trump And His Flunkies

April 27, 2017

http://www.salon.com/2017/04/26/are-american-voters-actually-this-stupid-a-new-poll-suggests-the-answer-may-be-yes/

“Alter am harretz, – schlemiel, shmendrik, trumbenik, – meshugener, shmuck”

Haiku: He Flies; He Scores

April 26, 2017

https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/early-lead/wp/2017/04/26/it-was-like-i-saw-a-unicorn-blue-jays-chris-coghlan-channels-superman-for-amazing-dive-at-the-plate/?tid=pm_sports_pop&utm_term=.8e5110826ca2

“It’s a bird, it’s a – plane, no it’s Clark Kent Coghlan – diving for home plate”

Haiku, Do You Wish

April 26, 2017
"Do you ever wish - Doctor Who would land in the - Tardis and save us?"

Haiku, We Are The Koch Brothers’ Suckers

April 25, 2017

“Republicans want – to destroy healthcare, unions – and education”

Distracted by the Russian spy drama, North Korea, Bill O’Reilly being fired from Fox News?. While the Republicans have your heads spinning, the following bills have been introduced to Congress:

1. HR 861 Terminate the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
2. HR 610 Vouchers for Public Education
3. HR 899 Terminate the U.S. Department of Education
4. HJR 69 Repeal Rule Protecting Wildlife
5. HR 370 Repeal Affordable Care Act
6. HR 354 Defund Planned Parenthood
7. HR 785 National Right To Work (this one ends unions)
8. HR 83 Mobilizing Against Sanctuary Cities Bill

Please copy/paste and share widely. Call your House Representative and ask them to not only vote “NO”…but to speak up for our rights, health & safety, and our beautiful country.

If your senators and reps aren’t saved in your phone yet, text your zip code to 50409. You’ll get a text back with everyone’s contact info. It gives you Federal and State. PASS IT ON (copy and paste, don’t share, for maximum views). This is participant democracy at work.

Haiku Duet, Musical Geezers

April 25, 2017

“When you retire – become a musician but – not on air guitar”

“Playing music can – enhance brain health, cognition – and hearing function”

https://www.wsj.com/articles/the-joy-of-learning-to-play-an-instrument-later-in-life-1492999441

Haiku, Creativity

April 25, 2017

“Imagination – differentiates humans – from other life forms”

http://news.nationalgeographic.com/2017/04/creative-spark-augustin-fuentes-evolution/?google_editors_picks=true

Haiku, A Fly On The Wall

April 23, 2017

“The picture taker’s – job is to keep her mouth closed – and her eyes open”

https://lens.blogs.nytimes.com/2017/04/17/how-does-it-feel-to-photograph-bob-dylan-ted-russell/?&moduleDetail=section-news-4&action=click&contentCollection=N.Y.%20%2F%20Region&region=Footer&module=MoreInSection&version=WhatsNext&contentID=WhatsNext&pgtype=article

 

Haiku: The Dutch Girls, After Vermeer

April 23, 2017

“Reading bridges four – generations, melds four minds – and nurtures four souls”

Haiku, Putin’s Puppet

April 23, 2017

“Putin juked us with – fake news and we put in his – puppet President”

http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2017/03/06/trump-putin-and-the-new-cold-war

Haiku, John Fahey’s Nonpareil Guitaring

April 22, 2017

“Expert at tunings, – master of pickings, Charley – Patton’s disciple”