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Frisky Risky
by Flying Fox AKA Ted L Glines

Monday, February 09, 2009
Rated "G" by the Author.
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So, on top of everything else "they've" messed up, now this cracker Georgia peanut butter factory has messed up my peanut butter. Are we getting tired of this? Yet ...


Frisky Risky
by Ted L Glines

Please don't think me a foolish nutter
but thanks to that Georgia peanut butter
I'm such a happy lucky fella
munchin' my sandwich of salmonella.
Resolution - took a pledge
to live my life out on the edge
with Mac-attacks - holy moly
cheesy burgers - ole e-coli
smokin' cigs and drinkin' cokes
cancer - heart attacks - and strokes
findin' risky spots to play
take a tour in East L.A.
Feed me poisons - what the heck
I'm waitin' for my bail-out check
full of woes and many cares
watchin' Palin killin' bears
Moslems Buddhists Christians Jews
all sittin' on a burnin' fuse
everybody actin' bad
so no more laughing - let's be sad
I'm such a looney lucky fella
lovin' my sandwich of salmonella.

 

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Reviewed by Jerry Engler 2/17/2009
Would that be smooth salmonella or crunchy salmonella? With the way our friend, Ted, goes, I prefer to think crunchy. Is killin' yourself out on the edge a better quality of life--maybe so??...Jerry
Reviewed by Ed Matlack 2/10/2009
I have a friend (will wonders never cease) that eats PB with mayo...ewwwwww, ed ( oh yeah, this was a good laugh, thanks)
Reviewed by William Potter 2/9/2009
Oh my this is so good!

Love your take on this wonderful world we now live in.

take care you lucky looney fella

Willaim
Reviewed by Lew Duffey 2/9/2009
Boy, you do live on the edge.
God Bless,
Lew
Reviewed by J'nia Fowler 2/9/2009
Very clever with just the right amount of humor. lol J'nia
Reviewed by Felix Perry 2/9/2009
I loove this and the brutal honesty of it...each day there are less and less things we can eat, drink, and do for one reason or another. Wouldn't it be great to turn on the news someday and hear the announcer say that drinking beer and smoking cigs will add twenty years to our lifes. lol

Fee
Reviewed by Bonnie May 2/9/2009
LOL this is so electrifingly true yet hilarious, now what does that say about my sense of humor...GREAT WRITE...love and hugs, Bonnie
Reviewed by Rose Rideout 2/9/2009
You are indeed something else Ted. We will have to only eat what we grow and make from scratch. Thank you for sharing.

Newfie hugs, Rose
Reviewed by Margaret Ottley-Okubo 2/9/2009
Funny with a profound serious serious message.Well done. We can all learn from it.
Thavk you for sharing.
Reviewed by Karla Dorman, The StormSpinner 2/9/2009
Scary, isn't it? Pretty soon, we'll all be fed bread and water - IF we can afford it. :( Clever write, Ted, very well penned.

(((HUGS))) and love, Karla.
Reviewed by Karen Vanderlaan 2/9/2009
clever write--
Reviewed by Abdi-Noor Mohamed (Eagle Of Hope) 2/9/2009
Great poem, my brother. Keep munching your sandwich of Salmonella
Reviewed by Georg Mateos 2/9/2009
Salmonella, I asked my butcher if he got any and he look at me like I was crazy and said nuthin'
Went to the fish monger (salmonella = little salmon?) and asked him if he had any and you won't believe how he cursed! ! !
Next time I will ask for that sandwich of your in a kosher deli.


Georg




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