If the atrocities of
the Vietnam War
can be seen on a wall
most people can’t
walk it’s full length
in one day …
What will the atrocities of
the George W. Bush
With Guantanamo Bay,
the loss of citizen privacy
and the loss of too many
hard-won rights to list,
yet another "ill-advised" war
this time, with Iraq
that’s now lasted longer than World War II …
What stone monument will be built for this?
And the Press will have
Why did they not expose it at the time? Like, now?
That should make for several mini-series
but essentially, they had nothing to lose
and everything to gain.
"J.F.K." the movie, came out 30 years after it occurred.
This is only part of the way it’s certain
that no one will be around to dispute
the Media’s conclusions
about what "really" happened.
Guess this era’s political sins will come out long after I’m dead and buried.
All we have now are our "Anne Frank"-like diaries
otherwise known as Blogs.
A word to the wise:
Keep track of them.
Especially those who write knowledgeably about 2000-2008 in the U.S.A.
History depends on it.