Dang. This does make me want to gamble! (and maybe get a baby pig or puppy with that $1 million)
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I’m not sure I really know what to say here…
Would there be a risk of using this so much there’d be an Intervention called?
Or would it just be more like President Scroob sucking down some Perri-Air?
I listened to President Obama’s inaugural address on NPR yesterday. The tone certainly galvanized me. It sounded like a jeremiad — “We’re going to do a 180, and it’s not going to be easy.” Hear, hear!
At one line, though, I just cheered:
“What the cynics fail to understand is that the ground has shifted beneath them, that the stale political arguments that have consumed us for so long, no longer apply.”
Let me begin to enumerate the verbal jiujitsu of this line. I love in particular the metaphor of the ground shifting beneath people. This image is not at . . .
Pennsylbama. Floribama. Virginiabama. Coloradobama. New Mexicobama. Iowabama.
Thanks to the 12apostophes contingent, Minnesotabama.
Thanks to Kam and me, Ohiobama. We’ll tell you how we did it when we recover from pounding the pavement. We’re going to recover by some intensive interval-type shopping.
Looks like there might also be a North Carolinabama and Indianabama.
I’ve decided to rename a red state, too. In honor of its achievements in the preservation of openly expressed racism against blacks — here’s the results of a survey of Kentuckians conducted by my local newspaper:
Excerpt: A survey of 600 likely Kentucky . . .
[Audio clip: view full post to listen]