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Senryu/Haiku Quintet, Unfit At Any Speed

August 16, 2019

“Trump’s mother of all – trade wars just gave birth to an – inverted yield curve”

“Trump must think climate – change will make Greenland the next – French Riviera”

“ignorant tax cuts – and trade wars have us on the – brink of recession”

“Trump is even more – unfit now than he was when – he stole the office”

“Women should be at – the helm in America’s – War on Climate Change”

https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/2019/08/16/trump-seems-have-lost-it-so-what-do-we-do/

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Senryu/Haiku, We Wave

August 16, 2019

“college football’s best – moment; waving to children’s – hospital patients”

Hawkeye Football Player’s Song ‘We Wave’ is Symbol of Hope for Families with Sick Kids

Senryu/Haiku Quintet, Hooked On Coal

August 15, 2019

“Australia commits – climate change suicide with – Carmichael coal mine”

“a long sooty trail – of Indian-Australian – carbon collusion”

“enough government – subsidies can make any – project viable”

“people who live near – coal fired power plants breathe – and drink pollution”

“the world’s oligarchs – make sure your grandchildren will – die prematurely”

Senryu/Haiku Duet, You Go Greta

August 14, 2019

“stand behind Greta – and science not behind – Trump and denial”; “Greta and Gen Z – can save us from – Trump and the Boomers”

RIP David Berman

August 12, 2019

RIP David Berman – the singer songwriter – most of us have never heard

https://www.newyorker.com/culture/culture-desk/the-perfect-little-lines-of-david-berman

Senryu/Haiku, Dump Trump

August 6, 2019

“there’s a nightmare
in the White House
can we please wake up?”

Senryu/Haiku Duet, Karma Gonna Gitcha

August 5, 2019

“karma is a bitch – Moscow Mitch, may you trip in – the election too”

“too many guns, too – much hate, too much fear, too much – Trump and too much Mitch”

https://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/mcconnell-fractures-shoulder-in-fall-at-kentucky-home/2019/08/04/9f3e9122-b6ef-11e9-b3b4-2bb69e8c4e39_story.html?utm_term=.b8a4f616ad1a

Save the Children

August 3, 2019

“every child sees
with an artist’s eye and hears
with an artist’s ear”

Senryu/Haiku Trilogy, Hands Off

August 3, 2019

“Tax Cuts not Social – Security have made the – deficit explode”

“Moscow Mitch: chinless – as a turtle and spineless – as a jellyfish”

“Republicans will – screw constituents to keep – rich donors happy”

https://www.newsweek.com/deficit-budget-tax-plan-social-security-medicaid-medicare-entitlement-1172941

Wednesday’s Haiga

July 31, 2019