Category Archives: political satire

A Parliamentary Pronouncement


  OFFICIAL ANNOUNCEMENTS The power chain will sprout out with rubbish to press; Naught to stay simple, but sound sage, I guess; Rank lies seem same when, from their bag of tricks, Voice of spokesman will tip them to add … Continue reading

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Proposals for Land Expropriation Without Compensation


Wordle 343 Heap scorn, and make no wild attempt to cajole, Such means of wolf practice are small in kind and role; Close by, cause one to cringe at the sight — Proponents, all, may be called a blight. (Latest … Continue reading

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March of a New Cabinet


For first of March no internet once more Meant no more bunnies added to my score, Instead of left, my march of March this year Has started on a right, I greatly fear. But right left first is morally correct, … Continue reading

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No Change of Address


Un-presidented goings-on In SA with J Zuma gone, Last week the State of Nation thing Was scheduled for JZ to sing But Ram a Pozer has, instead, Now been the one to get it read; His laughter had become quite … Continue reading

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In a Spin and Abandoned


This morning when I got up the girls were trying out the alternative swing which I rigged so that the two ‘normal’ ones are simply hooked to one side and the trampoline-like one is clipped on in their place. Squeals … Continue reading

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Trying time trying tying puppet strings back together.


A judgment that dismisses an appallingly biased and inept head of the National Prosecuting Authority, Shaun Abrahams, is to be appealed by President Jacob Zuma. This is hardly a surprise. Although a disaster at running a country, Zuma has brought appeals … Continue reading

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One Wordle not be Enough


This version using the given words in order for Wordle 320, has rhyme and rhythm and hardly any added words … but obscure sense: Enigma:  Struggle at fringe of power, Mystery list the star, Swirl on road, stormy shower; Sigh, lift … Continue reading

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