Posts tagged ‘election limerick’

October 16, 2020

A Make The Lies And Hate Disappear Limerick

by Joel Kravitz

#VOTEBLUETOSAVEAMERICA
CREDIBILITY, TRUST & DEMOCRACY MATTER. THAT IS WHAT MAKES AMERICA GREAT

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October 14, 2020

A We Can Undo The Con Limerick

by Joel Kravitz

Trump Pandemic Potion #9 – “I held my nose, I closed my eyes, I took a drink.”

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October 10, 2020

An Anesthetized Election Limerick

by Joel Kravitz

I’ve spent way too much time watching the news,
And I’m petrified that America could choose
A racist arrogant putz
It’s all making me nuts….
On pins and needles and now pills and booze.

July 7, 2020

A “Your Vote Counts The Same As One Rich Person’s Vote” Limerick 1.2

by Joel Kravitz

vote 2020

I was writing political limericks during and soon after the 2016 election, but I was overwhelmed by the change in the political climate and the events that came with it. I couldn’t keep up with it. And, I felt that it might even be dangerous to continue. You never know who is reading them and keeping score.

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January 5, 2017

A “Flip Flopping Presidential Mindset” Limerick

by Joel Kravitz

A recurring theme both pre and post election has been Trump’s flip flopping on issues. I’m sure there are many people hoping that there will be a lot of that going on as he took some extreme stances to build enough of a constituency who voted for him. This constituency was built with a platform of lies and fear, the only rhetoric that could motivate a large disgruntled portion of the American people to vote for him. It wasn’t enough to elect him. He needed the large number of people who voted against Hillary Clinton. Those are the people praying for more flip flopping and his constituency is expecting him to make good on everything. The fact is that he is a flip flopper.

I was reading this article which may or not be fake news, as if I could tell the difference.

http://www.politico.com/magazine/story/2016/11/trump-flip-flops-president-elect-214478

And it led to this……..

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December 12, 2016

A “Could Trump Light The Way?” Limerick

by Joel Kravitz

I was thinking about our President Elect having his Orthodox Jewish son-in-law as one of his closest advisors and his daughter Ivanka having converted to Judaism when this popped in my head.

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November 9, 2016

A Post Election Limerick

by Joel Kravitz

And so the people have spoken.
“Fix it. We think it’s broken.”
Now what will Trump do?
Let’s hope he has a clue….
And his promises made weren’t just token.