As a parting shot ending his reign of terror, the leader of the Trump Crime family revived the Howard Hill role from “The Music Man.”
Hill, a seasoned huckster, duped the townspeople into starting a band and purchasing uniforms and instruments from him. After pocketing the money, he planned to hike it out of town.
Hill’s scam of uniforms and instruments are chicken feed compared to Trump, the master huckster, and song and dance man,
According to one source, Trump’s latest fundraising swindle suckered supporters into raking in about 170 million dollars to help fight false election claims.
While Melania is measuring for new curtains at Mira Lago, Trump is riding out the rest of his term squeezing the last nickel from duped supporters.
In the “Music Man”, the big-hearted townspeople let Hill go free.
Trump’s latest money grab falls far below any standard of human decency; no surprise there. What is surprising is the number of citizens and elected officials who continue to support him. Are these folks big-hearted or stupid?
The taxpayers will continue to pay for his protection when he did so little to protect us.
The Trump administration has been a comedy/tragedy performance. There is nothing lyrical about the past four years. (well, I can think of a song or two that express my thoughts, but best kept to myself.)
The end of the Trump Apprentice for Presidency show is in sight and that’s the best gift I’ve received in four years.
Categories: Biased, Unbalanced and Politically Incorrect
I am a lifelong Southerner, short story author, and essayist. Home is Dallas, Texas.
My essays have appeared in Flash Fiction Magazine, The Dead Mule School of Southern Writing.