Send a Tweet
Most Popular Choices
Share on Facebook 1 Share on Twitter 1 Share on LinkedIn Share on Reddit Tell A Friend Printer Friendly Page Save As Favorite View Favorites
Exclusive to OpEdNews:
OpEdNews Op Eds

Rubes cross Rubicon! Washington calm!

By   Follow Me on Twitter     Message Philip Kraske       (Page 1 of 4 pages)     Permalink    (# of views)   1 comment

Related Topic(s): ; ; , Add Tags
Add to My Group(s)

Well Said 1   Funny 1   Inspiring 1  
View Ratings | Rate It Headlined to H3 5/26/16

Author 70183
Become a Fan
  (6 fans)

River Floating - Wrangell-St. Elias
River Floating - Wrangell-St. Elias
(Image by AlaskaNPS)
  Permission   Details   DMCA
- Advertisement -

Somewhere in Wash-town there's a room filled with smoke,

Where adults sit around and make doom a joke.

They argue, debate and work out the next years,

- Advertisement -

Schedule some wars and gun-victim tears,

Plan to squeeze Russia and twist China's nose,

And lead John Q. Public to smell the right rose.

- Advertisement -


And up until now things have gone pretty well:

Governments in debt and under banks' spell,

Armies competing and boosting arms sales,

Unemployed crowds who don't question tales

From well-combed poseurs who tell them the news,

- Advertisement -

Never quite adding that these are just views.



Next Page  1  |  2  |  3  |  4


- Advertisement -

Well Said 1   Funny 1   Inspiring 1  
View Ratings | Rate It

I live in Madrid, Spain, where I teach English on a freelance basis. My four novels can be seen on my website:

Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon Share Author on Social Media   Go To Commenting

The views expressed herein are the sole responsibility of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of this website or its editors.

Writers Guidelines

Contact AuthorContact Author Contact EditorContact Editor Author PageView Authors' Articles

Most Popular Articles by this Author:     (View All Most Popular Articles by this Author)

9-11 was a national job

What if North Korea Turns off the Lights in America?

Republicans try to stop the Revolution of the Rubes

The touchy-feely propaganda of 60 Minutes

Russia and The New Rome

Syria and sarin: such is politics