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  • Joined: July 2007

Journal

Too Late

Now you’re expressing discontent? It took only 2 years. You were relentless in attacks on the discontented who walked this perilous gauntlet before you. If you are not with us you are against us the battle cry of fools. To the barricades! Tear down this wall! / I once knew someone who fought change when change was for the better, but supported change when change was designed to make more ch…
Posted over 4 years – 9 comments

Open to Interpretation

Hey, I have a question and need some fresh eyes and minds to help me decipher the “meaning” of a comment. What comes immediately to your mind when you read the following: / “I have a problem with people on Welfare that are making no attempt to get a job, but have Cadillac Escalades [sic] with 22 rims [sic] and gold teeth!” / Don’t over-think this, just give me your v…
Posted about 5 years – 28 comments

Rhyming Game

Obsessed / Possessed / Repressed / Your turn.
Posted about 5 years – 9 comments

Sunday, Snarky Sunday

What an exciting week it was for women and rapists in America! Todd Akin, Republican Senate nominee from Missouri said if a woman is a victim of legitimate rape she can’t get pregnant, implying that there is no need for a rape exception to a ban on abortions. “If it’s a legitimate rape, the female body has ways to try to shut that whole thing down,” he proclaimed. Well, there yo…
Posted about 5 years – 38 comments

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The Good Man

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Black Dog Behind the Fence

They get their daily torture fix

Madness, et al.

I see you brought / Some friends with you / Will you introduce me / To your colorful crew?

Hard Candy & Nickels

It dawned on me as he gave me directions up a long, winding road around the mountain, that in all the years I had known him, I never knew w…

The Outhouse Preacher

I scooted and slid in my black shoes down the little hill. As I approached the outhouse I heard strange noises behind the door.

Granny and the Black Bird

Some of the men would stand around on the back porch and drink. Funny how everyone shared only fond memories of the dead person.

I’m Gonna Kill Me A Liberal

I don’t need no college, no books or TV / To tell me what I need to do to be free

Time and a Lot of It

Time on my hands on my mind on my side / Making my plans running blind healthy stride / Time, and a lot of it, has passed / Hair going gray…
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