James B. Earley

Veteran Poet - 1,028 Points (5 April 1934 / Mounds, Il)

A 'Tea Party' Maligned......Perhaps

Lighten-up on the Tea Party
Might be a bigoted sign
..Accusing Tea Party
Of a bigoted mind

..In taunts presumed
Toward ethnic folk
Fried chicken..barbecue
....Watermelon jokes

Consider America's heartland
...Nary a Black Man around
Yet barbecue..watermelon
Kentucky Fried Chicken abound
Pondering the facts
'Tis a prejudiced sign
...Accusing..Tea Party
Of that bigoted Mind

Submitted: Friday, December 27, 2013
Edited: Friday, February 07, 2014

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