Monthly Archives: March 2013

  1. The News In Poetry Day 18: On Don’s Nonpology

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    March 31, 2013 by Sez

    Another US story today, but one that made it to UK newspapers. http://m.guardiannews.com/world/2013/mar/30/republican-don-young-hispanic-workers-wetbacks His apology seemed a bit unwilling and …
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  2. The News In Poetry Day 17: Gifts For Kim Jong Un

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    March 30, 2013 by Sez

    http://m.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-21950069 We packaged up water pistols. Neon green super soakers. Boxed up Paintball guns And their lurid cartridges. We bought …
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  3. The News In Poetry Day 16: The Cuts

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    March 29, 2013 by Sez

    http://m.guardiannews.com/commentisfree/2013/mar/28/benefit-cuts-monday-defines-government We will take from the poorest Because they cannot prevent it. We will hit the weakest Because they cannot …
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  4. The News In Poetry Day 15: The Fairy Termites

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    March 29, 2013 by Sez

    http://m.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-21970408 Today’s poem isn’t late: it’s after midnight in the UK but I’m in the USA so I have another …
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  5. The News In Poetry Day 14: Re: DOMA

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    March 27, 2013 by Sez

    Circumstances have brought my wife and me to the USA this week. The customs at Newark airport recognized our marriage …
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  6. The News In Poetry Day 13: Woman Wears Clothes

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    March 26, 2013 by Sez

    http://www.dailymail.co.uk/tvshowbiz/article-2299417/Victoria-Pendleton-fails-impress-regal-wardrobe-upgrades-MBE-CBE.html I’ve realized that by doing a news based poem every day, I’m basically signed up to 100 days of …
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  7. The News In Poetry Day 12: School Report

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    March 25, 2013 by Sez

    http://m.bbc.co.uk/news/education-21903397 I get to hear a lot about the direction teaching and learning is taking in the UK. Enough to …
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