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Tardy. (from the Latin,’tardus’ –slow, sluggish, stupid)

via Daily Prompt: Tardy 

 

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Tardy. (from the Latin,’tardus’ –slow, sluggish, stupid).
Tardy. late for a party, late for a deadline, late for the show.
Tardy. Like the Democrats, like the Grand Old Party.

But tardy is more than just late
there is a ‘stuckness’ to the word
as in tar or molasses or mud
there is need for a third party
with no ideological load
driving straight down the centre
the centre of the road.

The Level Of Discourse (Donald Trump,The Republican Party and Hitler Analogies)

The Level of Discourse

I want to say a few words

About the level of discourse

How low can it go?

How low can it go

When a candidate for the presidency

Of the United States

Gets up on television

And mocks, mimics, ridicules

A disabled man

And the media endlessly debate

Whether he intended to or not

When he plainly did

And the members of his party

Refuse to criticize him

Refuse to say that

This is beneath our dignity,

Perhaps dignity

Has left the room

Has left the United States of America,

And these same party members

Pride themselves

On their rugged individualism

Their boots on the ground machisimo

And oh how they love their Hitler analogies

But when a trumped up

Pumped up tin pot bully

Emerges from their own ranks

They are too chickenshit to say anything

How low can it go?

The level of discourse

How low can it go?