Category: The Breeze

gemini

Gemini by Dom O. Briggs

  This poem is courtesy of Dom O. Briggs who is set to appear on our podcast next week. Gemini (poem) When I cry, the first tear always falls from my right eye My emotions are unstable The Gemini in me is selfish I won’t tell you the last time...

Daly

Daly’s Review Just Might Be the Greatest Thing Ever

  Review I feel like I’m watching something that’s going to be transcendent. What it is exactly, I don’t know. Comedy Central’s Review is so original and so absurd it makes me want to go out and review life itself, just like the show’s host, Forrest MacNeil (Andrew Daly). Of...

John Tyler

John Tyler: The Tenth Retrospective

“Whatcha got ain’t nothin new. This country’s hard on people, you can’t stop what’s coming, it ain’t all waiting on you. That’s vanity.” – Ellis, No Country for Old Men (2007) President Tyler had served in both houses of Congress, and had been the governor of Virginia. He believed in...

William Henry Harrison

William Henry Harrison: 9th Retrospective

“Whatcha got ain’t nothin new. This country’s hard on people, you can’t stop what’s coming, it ain’t all waiting on you. That’s vanity.” – Ellis, No Country for Old Men (2007) In his campaign, William Henry Harrison was portrayed as a simple, home spun kind of guy. Contrary to his...

Martin Van Buren

Martin Van Buren: The 8th Retrospective

“Whatcha got ain’t nothin new. This country’s hard on people, you can’t stop what’s coming, it ain’t all waiting on you. That’s vanity.” – Ellis, No Country for Old Men (2007) Martin Van Buren was the true father of Andrew Jackson’s Democratic party, as well as Andrew Jackson’s handpicked heir...