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My Wise Country Cousin on the Shutdown

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    by Raymond Nat Turner

    For “po an’ wurkin’ folk,” the real shutdown begins when the two corporate parties come together for the Grand Bargain Feast.


    My Wise Country Cousin on the Shutdown

    by Raymond Nat Turner


    Funny you axe me, son

    Well, de way ah rekun,

    Dey got de Shet Down,

    De Fiscul Clip, Det Seelin,

    De Seeqwestuh, Affowduhble

    Cay Ak, an’ ‘bout sebben hunnit

    Mo’ wayz ob pullin’ de Gran Bargun

    On po an’ wurkin’ folk, an yellin’:




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