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Giving With Benefits - Just Who Owns The National Lottery?

Gambling is firmly entrenched within British society. The National Lottery is perhaps the most accessible form of gambling with tickets on sale in almost every small grocery or news shop along with the biggest supermarkets. 343 more words

Paul Conneally

Growling Monster

Growling monster

Shopping is such a pain.

Growling monster,

work your allies to death.

Blanket demonstrations

cover the scene

Forget the horror, unfolding

in hidden religions, 82 more words

Poetry

Gangster Rap and What Matters

Anyone who has read my blog knows that I often express sympathy with the plight of people of color in modern American society. Though I am white, a man and live in the suburbs, I have defended… 1,486 more words

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John's refrain (IV out of V)

we might imagine

a world without fear or lies

a world that’s at peace

© Lize Bard @ https://wandererhaiku.wordpress.com/

Written in collaboration with  17 more words

African Haiku

Rent Boy

Work drags you from your bed

Grabs your freedom

Then buggers you from 9 to 5

It treats you like nothing

Your faceless

A body that does a job. 41 more words

Poetry

News Alert

The human race threatens it own future,

Peace loving robots pose shirtless to prove they mean well

Court orders new faces for fashion victims

Edinburgh fringe cut short… 119 more words

Poetry

Another Weird Week

And the weird just keeps on comin’.  Sometimes I think common sense is a mutant gene that simply isn’t going to survive human evolution.  And I’m not even talking about the Clinton/Trump dog and pony show;  that’s just the tip of the iceberg.  645 more words

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