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Watched...
by Ed Matlack

Monday, June 05, 2006
Rated "G" by the Author.
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By the powers that be,

By the powers that see,

Our phones tapped,

Our president not tightly rapped…

 

Our freedoms challenged,

Immigrants given more,

A home, a business, everything for sure,

While we sit by and watch it like a tour…

 

We work towards social security,

Looking forward to it in our maturity,

Other than them watching US,

We are nothing more than obscurity…

© ed ~ 6/5/06


  

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Reviewed by Bruce Nickerson 6/10/2006
Dear Ed,
The right idea but you bit into the red herring. Immigrants are only the slight of hand. They divert your attention while the real trick is fomented. Check out Howard Zinn's or Noam Chomsky's writings!
You fell for the cognitive conditioning. Black against white, poor against rich, up against down. Read between the rhetoric! We are a nation of immigrants and the scheme has been worked from the beginning.
Warmest reards,
Bruce
Reviewed by Robert Blackwell 6/6/2006
There's more to this malaise than bad media...we have an administration whose priorities are both different and unfathomable. Well put, Ed.
Reviewed by Crystal Silver Angel (Reader) 6/6/2006
Sad aint it??? Great write Ed..

Xxxx dove
Reviewed by Kate Clifford 6/6/2006
Turn off the TV the media is the real problem...........time for a beach trip?
Reviewed by Duke LaRance 6/6/2006
You got that right -- oh #$%&+!!!, somebody's kicking down my door! If I was a worm in a bourbon bottle, there'd be no bourbon!
Reviewed by Joseph* OneLight*® 6/6/2006
Dear Ed,

What President recently said of his own country’s constitution, which he had publicly sworn to uphold and defend, “it’s just a g#$damn piece of paper”?

His actions have followed his words. Guess we have to give him credit for that. Yeah, right! LOL :)

Love & Light,
Joseph
Reviewed by E T Waldron 6/5/2006
You really do have a way to tell stinct;-) What we need to do is look for the sweet,there's got to be some out there somewhere! Let's form a huntung party and go looking for it! Rufuz can take the lead!;;) WOOF!

eT



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