Posts Tagged ‘Politics’

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My friend has a Facebook Page and I just had to share this post. LOL

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MY PETITION by Jill Scott

You say you mean good for me
But you don’t do it
You say you have a plan but you just don’t go thru with it
You say you know the way to go
And I should follow
But all of your empty promises
Leave me hollow

And oh
How do I trust you
How do I love you
When you
Lie to me repeatedly
And oh
How do I have faith, in you
When you just don’t come thru
Like you say you could

Oh, say can you see [2x]

You say that I’m wrong for
Stating my opinion to you
You say that I’m wrong and there’ll be quiet consequences too
But I know my rights babe
There’ll be no law abridging
The freedom of my speech
Or the right for me to petition for a remedy of grievances

And I want to trust you
I want to love yeah
But you lie to me repeatedly
And oh I want to have faith in you
But you just don’t come thru
Like you said you could
Oh say can you see
Hmmm

I want fresh fruit, clean water,
Air that I don’t see
I want the feeling of being safe on my streets
I want my children to be smarter than me
I want, I want to feel
I want to feel, I want to feel free
For real ya’ll
I’m just telling you so you know
I want to, I want to have faith in you
I really do but you keep lying to me
It hurts
I believe, I believe you owe it me
Give it to me like you said you would
Hmmm
Oh say can you see
Hmmm
Oh say can you see
Oohh say can you see
Hmmm
By the dawn’s early light

God Bless America

Your Vote Counts

Open Letter to President Obama

Posted: October 6, 2012 in Humor
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Dear President Obama:

Please find below my suggestion for fixing America ‘s economy.

Instead of giving billions of dollars to companies that will squander the money on lavish parties and unearned bonuses, use the following plan.

You can call it the Patriotic Retirement Plan:

There are about 40 million people over 50 in the work force.
Pay them $1 million each as severance for early retirement with the following stipulations:

1) They MUST retire. Forty million job openings –

(Unemployment fixed)

2) They MUST buy a new American CAR. Forty million cars ordered-

(Auto Industry fixed)

3) They MUST either buy a house or pay off their mortgage –

(Housing Crisis fixed)

It can’t get any easier than that!

If more money is needed, have all members of Congress and their constituents pay their taxes…

SIGNED, THE PEOPLE

(You might chuckle at this, but when you think about it closely, it could work.)