Posts Tagged ‘safety net’

Haiku Quintet, Translating Trumptwaddle

August 7, 2017

1. “Back in the fifties – every good paying job was – reserved for white men”

2. “Trump promised the great – white unicorn and poor white – people believed him”

3. “We pool resources – to share catastrophe but – not for everyone”

4. “The private sector – is propped up by generous – public subsidies”

5. “Outside the bubble – of white socialism it’s – a broken system”


Haiku Trilogy, Shredding

May 23, 2017

“Trump wants to shove the – branches of your safety net – through his wood chipper”

“Shit Trump said to get – elected has become lies – that will get you screwed”

“Face it, Trump voters – you got played, screwed, scammed, huckstered, – flimflammed and suckered”

Haiku Duet, Simple Math

May 23, 2017

“Republicans want – the rich to have more; the rest – of us to have less”

“Bend over suckers – Congress wants to punk new laws – where the moon don’t shine”