Archive for the ‘haiku’ Category

Haiku Quintet, Stop The Tax Cut Madness

November 24, 2017

“Taxes are like a – Country’s wrists; if she cuts them – she will bleed to death”

“Dear Lord, please give three – Republican Senators – eyes to see the light”

“Disembowelment by – tax cuts has the same result – as hara-kiri”

“Republicans want – to exterminate taxes – Daleks run amok”

“There’s no science in – political; money and – lies make shit happen”

https://www.forbes.com/sites/anthonynitti/2017/11/22/the-three-false-promises-of-the-gops-tax-plan/#56639e56338e

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Haiku: Rick, Red And Gordon

November 21, 2017

“Rick, Red and Gordon – if this doesn’t grab you by the heart – you might not have one”

Haiku Quartet, Just Say No To Tax Cuts

November 21, 2017

“Tax cuts will strap the – deficit machine across – our grandkids’ shoulders”

“For the poor, first year – tax cuts will later become – painful increases”

“Congress craves tax cuts – for the rich as if they were – oreo cookies”

“Repeating a lie – over and over doesn’t – change it into truth”

https://dailygazette.com/article/2017/11/20/everybody-hates-the-trump-tax-plan-for-good-reason

Haiku, Every Modern Dinosaur At Once

November 20, 2017

“Chickadees, jays, ducks, – owls, cardinals, wrens, warblers, – finches, robins, crows”

http://bit.ly/2hHBZNH

Haiku, The Zone Wars

November 19, 2017

“Monroe and Kiryas – Joel are getting divorced; Palm – Tree is getting born”

Haiku, Hudson Commodore

November 19, 2017

“Hudson Commodore – the car that inspired the – modern road movies”

http://autoweek.com/article/car-life/1949-hudson-commodore-car-started-modern-road-movies

Haiku, Happy Birthday Gordo

November 19, 2017

“Happy seventy – ninth birthday Gordon Lightfoot – your songs are awesome”

Haiku Duet, Social Security

November 18, 2017

“Huge Ponzi scheme that – steals money from the young and – gives it to the old”

“Cutting taxes won’t – fix Social Security – but raising them will”

http://www.pewresearch.org/fact-tank/2015/08/18/5-facts-about-social-security/#

Haiku, Long Songs Rock

November 18, 2017

“The long song guru – brings Desolation Row with – fantastic lead licks”

Haiku Trilogy, The Smirking Rethug

November 17, 2017

“Tax cut deficits – get charged to the credit cards – of your grandchildren”

“Tax reform: you pay – more; corporations and the – rich pay much, much less”

“Congress doesn’t heed – the call; stands in the doorway – and blocks up the hall”

https://www.forbes.com/sites/johnwasik/2017/11/13/how-gop-tax-plan-would-ruin-retirees-underinsured/#3dd34ca60ade