Treasure Island

bill costley

(May 21,1942 / Salem MA usa)

American Wriggle


Rand Paul opens
a new can of worms.

The worms wriggle
around in the can,
unaware they're about
to become fish-bait.

"That's it! " he tells them,
"I approve of wriggle!
Fish approve of wriggle.
Everybody approves wriggle.
It's The American Way! "

Tea Partiers cheer, wriggling
like blind American worms.

(24 MAY 10, Santa Clara CA)

Submitted: Sunday, May 23, 2010
Edited: Friday, December 21, 2012

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