Archive for March, 2018

Haiku, 80th Organ

March 28, 2018

“Interstitium – newly discovered organ – is the lymph highway”

https://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/doctors-claim-to-discover-80th-bodily-organ-jjsglsm9x

Haiku Duet, Guns Before Children

March 27, 2018

“Remington avoids – Sandy Hook damages through – bankruptcy filing”

“Our laws protect gun – companies much better than – they protect children”

http://www.courant.com/news/connecticut/hc-news-sandy-hook-lawsuit-bankruptcy-filing-20180326-story.html

Haiku, Welcome To DeVosland

March 26, 2018

“School Districts don’t care – about students; they only – care about money”

https://www.workdayminnesota.org/articles/raucous-school-board-meeting-ends-elimination-paraprofessional-positions

Haiku: Sister Jean, Media Queen

March 25, 2018

“Sister Jean’s fifteen – minutes of fame can sometimes – need a full day’s work”

Haiku Trilogy, Voter’s Remorse

March 24, 2018

“Farmers and ranchers – voted for Trump; his tariffs – will harm them badly”

“Trump throws a monkey – wrench into the smooth running – machine of world trade”

“Years of bumper crops – kept prices low; Trump’s tariffs – will cut crop exports”

https://www.motherjones.com/food/2018/03/american-farmers-trump-china-trade-war-tariffs-pork-nuts-soybeans/

Haiku Trilogy, Choose Children First

March 23, 2018

“Parents should never – refuse when their kids want to – pursue their passions”

“Every kid in the – Twin Cities could have taken – world class dance lessons”

“Grandparents; you can’t – take it with you; help out with – grandkid expenses”

http://www.startribune.com/venerable-grand-avenue-dance-studio-to-close-after-more-than-60-years/390655681/

Happy National Puppy Day

March 23, 2018

Haiku Duet, Trump Is Putin’s Bitch

March 23, 2018

“Trump is a traitor – whoever leaked the memo – is a patriot”

“Will somebody please – just give Trump a memo that – says DO NOT RESIGN”

https://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/trumps-national-security-advisers-warned-him-not-to-congratulate-putin-he-did-it-anyway/2018/03/20/22738ebc-2c68-11e8-8ad6-fbc50284fce8_story.html?utm_term=.95a1af827abb

Haiku, Eire Forever

March 23, 2018

“Happy Saint Patrick’s – Day from me, Clancy Brothers – and Tommy Makem”

Haiku Duet, Two Faced Religion

March 22, 2018

“Evangelicals – still love Trump and condone his – sleazy mistresses”

“A leader who lacks – all morals is in charge of – the United States”

https://www.desmoinesregister.com/story/news/politics/onpolitics/2018/03/20/meet-19-women-who-claim-affairs-trump-accuse-him-unwanted-advances/443685002/