Thursday, January 28, 2010

Limerick of the Day #82

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With the world in the mess that it's in,
And our politics governed by spin,
One strong dissident voice
Gave us another choice.
So farewell, Howard Zinn.

Wednesday, January 27, 2010

Limerick of the Day #81

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Two well-known leaders each gave a speech.
Millions paid close attention to each.
Steve Jobs grabbed all the drama
But "More jobs." pledged Obama.
So which of them has greater reach?

Tuesday, January 26, 2010

Limerick of the Day #80

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Massachusetts may never live down
The election of Senator Brown,
Whose only platform
Was "Kill Health Care Reform,
And see Kennedy's legacy drown."

Monday, January 18, 2010

Limerick of the Day #79

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In April, Nineteen sixty-eight, a D...
octor King was assassinated.
Now Obama, it seems,
fulfills some of King's dreams,
And he's only four decades belated.

Sunday, January 10, 2010

Limerick of the Day #78

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In Google's and Apple's mad dash
To sell ad space on smart phones for cash
They forget how annoying
The tricks they're employing
Can ... wait! Please install the new Flash.