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Scary John Boehner

In laughter there is sometimes a trace of fear. For those on the receiving end of Boehner’s draconian polities, fear is no laughing matter.

These posts were written in anticipation of disasters to come.

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Boehner: Chain Smoking, High Living, National Menace

Boehner: Chain Smoker, Deluxe Traveler, National Menace. If I was central casting, I would not think twice. Boehner fills the bill for a chain-smoking, high living national menace. And it isn’t funny. It’s scary
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Boehner’s Disaster of a Plan – a Recipe for Democratic Victory in November

Boehner’s Disaster of a Plan – A Recipe for Democratic Victory in November. If Boehner’s disaster of a plan is enacted, we will face massive increases in unemployment and further bleeding of the middle class.
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Bachmann Boehner Ryan

Bachmann Boehner Ryan – three who have come out for privatizing social security
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Delving into John Boehner

There are many perspectives from which one can view John Boehner. Here are a few of them.

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Poetics John Boehner

Captions parse the four poetic modes irony synedoche metonymy and metaphor as used in the sequence of poems in “Poetic Politics for John Boehner”
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Poetic Politics for John Boehner

Poetic Politics for John Boehner – Four Forms of Rhetoric with a Nod to Harold Bloom
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Boehner Grinch Golfer

Boehner Grinch Golfer – Quatrain by Stephen C. Rose
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John Boehner Is A Piece of Work

Politics is rough. Those who survive have thick skin and can drink more than others without falling down. I have been observing the Speaker for a while. As per the following.

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Quiz John Boehner

See how many poems you can identify in this accompaniment to the post “More Poetic Palaver for John Boehner” The captions are hints. It’s pretty easy.
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Palaver 4 Boehner

Good John. Nice John. We want you to be a happy camper as you preside over the suicide of your party and we agree with you that spontaneous coverage of their agony would be cruel if not unusual.
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Dear John Letter to John Boehner on His Caving in to the NRA

Dear John Letter To John Boehner on his apparent cave-in to the NRA when the Lord is speaking for peace and a roll-back of stupidity
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Contemplating John Boehner

John Boehner must be an archetype. Amazing that such realities come into being. Here are three contemplations of the Leader.

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Boehner Cry Poem

Can I Make John Boehner Cry with a Poem? I doubt it strongly. The tan man has thick skin to get where he is. Those tears have to do with a streak of sentiment that does not extend a centimeter beyond that skin.
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Logic John Boehner

Applying ideas of Charles Sanders Peirce to our living. Captions are drawn from Charles Sanders Peirce as cited in James K Feibleman’s remarkable, largely ignored “An Introduction to The Philosophy of Charles S. Peirce” MIT 1969 (1946) 499 pages.
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Philosopher John Boehner

Updated, April 2011. Captions are drawn from Charles Sanders Pierce as cited in James K Feibleman’s remarkable, largely ignored “An Introduction to The Philosophy of Charles S. Peirce” MIT 1969 (1946) 499 salient
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John Boehner Skewered

Boehner Rejoinder

Boehner Rejoinder. For your edification I have imagined John Boehner’s own response to the Tea Party nonsense. It is an accurate presentation of his inner thinking, unvarnished and reeking with real truth.
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Faithless John Boehner

According to Wikipedia John Boehner was confronted about an affair with a lobbyist which he refused to address and when the lobbyist was questioned she gave no comment which adds up to he did not say and she did not say.
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Boehner Monumental Incompetence or Outright Subversion

Boehner Monumental Incompetence or Outright Subversion. It is getting pretty bad when the Speaker of the House could either be completely clueless or else set on a course that is aimed at triggering a global depression.
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Alexander Hamilton Quill Lets John Boehner Have It

I suppose that every politician must suffer brickbats, but sometimes I wonder. Poor John Boehner may regret having sold hos soul to big oil and Wall Street.

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Evaluating John Boehner

Though the day was raw they sat in Boston Common near where the ducks parade and managed to get much done. The staff at Austin Riggs would have been impressed.
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Blaming John Boehner

I cannot be held responsible for the utterances of Alexander Hamilton Quill. This being his first public political comment, I would assume that there is more bile to come.
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John Boehner’s Lips

John Boehner’s Lips – Quatrain by Stephen C. Rose. John Boehner evoked the first W the one who looks like Jack Lemmon but may have been in CIA Florida when none had heard yet of the Bay of Pigs
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Mildred Purse on John Boehner

Mildred Purse is one of John Boehner’s most articulate critics. She’s filled with good ideas for the Leader.

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Mildred Purse Says Cantor Wants Boehner Out

Mildred says that all she has to do is look at Cantor standing behind the Speaker to know he is up to no good. She jumps to the aid of John Boehner, believing him much maligned by his own close associates.

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Nightmare John Boehner

Mildred Purse is one among several characters rising daily in the mind of your erstwhile correspondent. He claims no responsibility whatsoever for her utterances.
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Mildred Purse Says Put Boehner in Manning’s Cell

I cannot restrain her. She is loony as a drunken lark. Speaking of drunks, she is accusing John Boehner of crimes worse than those the Army has leveled at Bradley Manning. Whatever shall we do?
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