Cherie Griffith

Rookie (11/1/50 / Queens Village, New York, USA)

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Hi! My name is Cherie Griffith and I’ve been enjoying the lovely clean air and water of the Northland for over 9 years. I had hoped to run an “Ecotel” but plans changed.

I worked part time as a substitute teacher in Elmira, NY for 7 years and in Horseheads, NY for 6 years. I graduated from Syracuse University with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science. My studies included a semester ... more »

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Let Them Eat Cake

We teach `em
To be helpful
We hope they
Will be kind

Then we whack `em
Out with solvents
Until they
Lose their minds

Then we drug `em
With Big Pharma
Let's just get `em
All on speed

Add a cup
Of sugar
I know that's
What they need

Then we teach `em
Math and science
How to read
And how to write

Then we find
Another drug
To help `em
Sleep at night

And we wonder
At their madness
It seems they
Cannot think

Regular
Or diet
Have another
Poison drink

I've been ...

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