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Thursday, December 25, 2008

Hark the Rutland Herald

Rutland Herald: We Are VermontHark the Rutland Herald's come
Read it 'till your brain is numb

To your wond’ring eyes unfurled
All the troubles of the world

Global warming, unemployment
Whoosh we're going down the toilet

Can't escape it if you want
Even up here in Vermont

Hark the Rutland Herald's here
Filled with gobs of Christmas cheer

Troubles on the Earth abound
Hear the market crash resound

Troubles for investment bankers
Troubles for the auto makers

Chaos in Afghanistan
Centrifuges in Iran

Hark the Herald also brings
Arts and Food and ads for things

Skip the markets' disarray
Skip that stuff in Section A

Check out sports and read the funnies
Do the crossword, 'specially Sunday's

Hark the Rutland Herald's come
As for me, I'll just stay dumb

by John Prittie © 2008

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