Lordy, a bidenite colleague bitching about Manchin as if Biden isn't delighted to have a Manchin, do you know there are people who still believe Democrats didn't scheme (look at the winnable Senate races Democrats deliberately lost, I said) to be manchinned (blank stare) Why, I asked, would Station Manager Ken delete DJs who wanted to stay but still hasn't filled the WFMU Thursday morning midnight to three shift? (Blank stare) I woke up this morning (I said to bidenite colleague yesterday) with Chinacat from Europe 72 in my head (bland stare)
Some lit theirs at both ends.
Some clutched as a blind man does his cane.
Some sucked theirs like the only orange.
Some packed clean shirts and a few socks in theirs.
Some spent their lives looking for theirs and they were
wearing it all the time
Some neglected theirs but the roots found a way.
Some buried theirs. The stones tell when and where.
I'm gonna hafta sleep on the revision, having chuckled so at "How much will you eat?"ReplyDelete
My new rule on revision says end of buzz, end or revision
1/noam chomsky has a new book out - compared with when he and i used to get together, his thinking has gotten more 'end times'ReplyDelete
David Barsamian: You write in the preface, “Will the species survive? Will organized human life survive? Those questions cannot be avoided. There is no way to sit on the sidelines.”
NC: Like it or not, that’s a fact. It’s this generation that will decide whether human society continues in any organized form, or whether we reach tipping points that are irreversible, and we spin off into total catastrophe.
2/noam and i - those were the days