DreamMachineThe Web Poetry Corner is a Dream Machine Site
The Dream Machine --- The Imagination of the World Wide Web
It is now possible to read this poem aloud, record it and post it on this site.
Click
HERE to find out how.

The Web Poetry Corner - James Bredin - Educated by the Media

Educated by the Media

by

James Bredin

I don’t like it when the media tells me what to do or what to like,
This often takes the place of democratic debate and I dislike,
When they walk hand in hand with pompous Liberal politicians,
And pump out their propaganda day after day in multiple editions.

When they tell me ‘bout poor people on the other side of the earth,
That I have a responsibility to maintain without dialogue or mirth,
And I don’t need referendums or callbacks; I should just believe,
No democratic discussion; I should be glad what little I receive.

And at their G8 meeting, they’re going to forgive all foreign debt,
Then they’ll add it to our national debt so there’s no need to fret,
And that six hundred billion dollar debt will just grow and grow,
And I should be so happy that Canadians can kowtow.


To visit all of James Bredin's poems, click HERE


Gypsy's Photo Gallery

Cerzan

...the best independent ISP in the Twin Cities


To write us about this page,
contact willy@dreamagic.com (Willy Chaplin)