Letter: Time Is Running Out

To the Editor:

It’s been a great five years watching the Obama clown show. But after a long string of Bozos, the circus company is struggling to stay in business. For many years, the circus owners have been embezzling funds, stuffing their offshore accounts and cooking the books. Now, the poles are wobbling, the tent is sagging, and the audience is nervously eyeing the exits. The funny Obama clown is still trying his best to keep the boys and girls happy, laughing and entertained, but time is clearly running out. Will he get to finish his comical act? Or maybe Hillary or Jeb will be wearing the bright red nose when the circus money runs out. Before too long, the tent will collapse, and the crowds will flee in fear. We’ll have to see the tears of a clown, and of all the little children who love him so. But the clown show was such fun while it lasted.

Neil Meliment



Letter: Figures of Speech Don’t Add Up

Wednesday, November 27, 2013

To the Editor: Thanks to Neil Meliment in Hanover for his letter concerning President Obama’s recent struggles (“Time Is Running Out,” Nov. 26.) With his clever analogy, he took the bull by the horns and sliced open this Gordian knot like a hot knife through butter. Maybe Obama has seemed to be sitting in the catbird seat, but now the …