Today, The Deadline Poet (Calvin Trillin) looks askance at the probable Donkey candidates in Red-State elections in 2014. The attack ads funded by the Dumbos/Morons have the Donkeys running scared. The HST-model is best: give the Dumbos/Morons hell until they cry for mercy. That should be the plan for Senators Begich (AK), Hagan (NC), Pryor (AR), and Landrieu (LA). If this is (fair & balanced) political advice, so be it.
[x The Nation]
Campaign Chant Of Red-State Democrats
By The Deadline Poet (Calvin Trillin)
Tag Cloud of the following piece of writing
Delay the pipeline? I’m opposed.
Support Obamacare? Not I.
Though, yes, he is the president,
I hardly even know the guy. Ω
[Calvin Trillin began his career as a writer for Time magazine. Since July 2, 1990, as a columnist at The Nation, Trillin has written his weekly "Deadline Poet" column: humorous poems about current events. Trillin has written considerably more pieces for The Nation than any other single person. A native of Kansas City, MO, Trillin received his BA from Yale College in 1957. He served in the army, and then joined Time.]
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