Tuesday, August 19, 2008

VetSpeak Foreign Policy & Campaign Topic Update:

Georgia On My Mind
Ed Note: Uncle Russ, VetSpeak's on-line sales and consignment editor, in light of the recent, and seemingly media spin driven political crisis, sent these lyrics as a suggestion for posting. The purpose; to once again bring attention to the fact, that the cold war repugs are still in the game and dangerously close lethal power, even though their time has mistakenly been believed to be long past. Not only does the title of this old standard bring to mind current political considerations; but the lyrics seem to echo the deja vu theme seen throughout our pages, re the view of the world from the old guard Right Wing tyrants, i.e. Kissinger, et al; based not on their long failed and also currently failing policies, as it applies to dealing politically with the rest of the world, then and now. WH

Georgia, Georgia, the whole day through
Just an old sweet song keeps Georgia on my mind...
Georgia, Georgia, a song of you
Comes as sweet and clear as moonlight through the pines...

Other arms reach out to me
Other eyes smile tenderly
Still, in peaceful dreams I see
The road leads back to you...

Georgia, Georgia, no peace I find...
Just an old sweet song keeps Georgia on my mind...
And the beat goes on...