According to Joe
Some are being left behind
The president says the economy's fine.
There are a few glitches, but never you mind.
The stock market is holding its own.
For Bush's friends, their wealth has grown.
He's creating jobs to see us through.
His friends have one, but we need two.
It's great for those with megabucks
But for the rest of us, the economy sucks.
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.