It is a time-based limerick, I agree, with the reps gone home and senators remaining in town until late next week, but then they'll rush outta the city, too. Hope the American people give them fat earfuls while they're home or traveling about the mediocre to poor jobs they're doing on our behalf!
Billion-dollar bailouts for their rich banking buddies on Wall Street and to protect and boost their own bank stock portfolios? Why, shore!
Healthcare for all Americans? Now that would be way-y-y too costly!
Political cats of DC
have somewhere that they'd rather be
It's August they said
The District is dead
but look for me on your TV.
Mr. A. Cat, Esq. 8.2.09
(Well, Mr. A. has the right idea: it's just like a politician to grab his or her main chance - and the closest camera and mike for talking points spouting! - jc, your typist for the evening.)
Shh-h-h...news wumps out kitty, typist going to sleep now...