According to Joe
An offer you might refuse
Bush's diplomacy applies en masse.
Congress, diplomats and military brass.
"Either kiss my ring
Or I'm offering
That you can go and kiss my ... foot."
Daily headlines inspire the poet in Joe Gedan, a retired U.S. magistrate judge who lives in Honolulu. His observations on the news appear on Sundays and Fridays. firstname.lastname@example.org