Archive for the ‘Television’ Category

Leadership failure

Tuesday, August 9th, 2011

Tempting false choices
Bright, alluring distractions;
Banana peel wins


© 2011 

Any questions? No, not those!

Tuesday, July 26th, 2011

Unicorn rider
Sees smudge at end of rainbow
Asks for a rewrite


[posted as response to Bachmann story at ThinkProgress]

© 2011

Beck’s midlife crisis

Tuesday, July 19th, 2011
Victimized bigots
Soothe wounds in hot-tub of tears;
Fondle the nozzles

[Inspired by The Propaganda Professor's Beck story here]

Future looks bright…

Monday, June 6th, 2011

Next stop for Glenn Beck-
Selling reverse mortgages;
End of the rainbow


© 2011

Meredith Baker at Comcast/NBC

Thursday, May 12th, 2011

An outstanding view,
High branch in the public trust;
Peacock-feathered nest


© 2011

Reality TV “People”

Monday, May 9th, 2011

“Hit me with a stick,
Mock my vacuous nature,
One dollar per whack”


© 2011

[Inspired by a thinkprogress post about Bristle Palin on reality tv again]


Monday, April 18th, 2011

The truth stands alone
Master of the windswept heath;
Seldom visited


© 2011

[post also seen at the Propaganda Professor]