This was one of the better Mob hits of recent memory; The Osaba Hit by the Obama Mob

The Osama Hit by the Obama Mob was one of the better recent mob hits of recent memory.
It was a swift hit and the body gone in twenty four. The children and women were
barely hit (whether the 15 year old should be counted in the child or female
numerical base is an issue).
It was considered legal or, failing that, “morally justifiable”, whatever that means.
It served as a warning to any lurking members of the Osama Mob that
punishment, if not swift (as Phillies Pitcher Cliff Lee said, it was about time)
would be certain. It also served notice to the courts, in this case World, that,
to quote a famous movie. “we don’t need no stinking badges”.
After all, if it had gone to the World Court, could he have plead insanity,
mistaken identity (not that there aren’t some other theories about 911
but who listens to them), mitigating circumstances…
After all, George Washington was Britain’s Terrrorist leader but that
was long ago and far away and besides, “the victor writes the history”.
And another thing, just because we support Israel at times when
we should find some distance if not some question if not
some rebuke does that allow this guy Osama to claim he
is speaking for the Palestinians of the World.
At these times when Gush Shalom ,J Street,
and The Shalom Center, among many, have the
courage to find some Israeli actions
worthy of question, why does the US
Government refuse to fear giving Israel anything
not resembling total and unequivocal support.
Maybe just maybe we might understand,
not condone, why some people would support
the Osama Mob.
Palestinians who just don’t know
their place. Yet.
Oh yeah, and just because he was once
supported by neo-cons like Donald Rumsfield
doesn’t mean he would of had anything
to say in an open court.
Probably he would of come off like
a raving lunatic.
We’ll never know, will we.

Now that the Philly Mob is alleged to be in decline. (Note; Ever since Joey Merlino went away
it just hasn’t had the oomph it used to. Having said that, the Philly Mob, always known for
its diversity i. e., Asian, Black, Irish, Italian, Jewish, and even Russian, still remains more
than a memory.) I hope not to hear from MADL (The Mafia Anti-Defamation League)
that they resent being compared to the Obama mob.
I really hope I don’t hear from them.

Phil Ochs wrote “We’re the Cops of the World”
in 1966. Coulda been yesternight.

About bobsmall1

Bob Small has read at Bacchanal, Barnes and Noble, Borders, The Booksource (Swarthmore), The Clark Park Festivals,Community College of Philadelphia Highwire Gallery, The Mad Poets Annual Food Fest Reading, The Middle East Restaurant, Nexus GalleryThe Painted Bride Arts Center, The Philadelphia Ethical Society, Robin's Bookstore The University of Pennsylvania and also in New York City, Trenton, NJ, Washington, DC, and in many Delaware Valley Venues. He is the author of numerous chapbooks, including El Otro Lado (with Maralyn Lois Polak), On watching America Die, Small Steps and Toes (with Lamont B. Steptoe), and The Unapoet. This is his first Reading in over a year. Bob Small was Founder and President of the two decades old Poets and Prophets, which presented Poetry Readings in both Delaware County and Philadelphia. Bob was the Chair of The Delaware County Green Party and was the First Green Party Candidate in Delaware County (2005). He was also a Green Party National Delegate, among other duties. He is the Founder and Facilitator of The Pennsylvania Ballot Access Coalition (PaBac), which is a Coalition of both Independents and Third Parties., seeking to legislatively improve Pennsylvania's Ballot Access Laws. (Facebook) Bob is also a founding member and Facilitator of Democracy Unplugged, and Delco Debates, which has presented Independent and Third Party Forums in Delaware County since 2004. Facebook) He was formerly involved with Cinema Resistance, and Delco Pledge of Resistance. Bob currently lives in Swarthmore with his wife and their menagerie of animals. He is currently focused on writing a Novel and organizing his Poetry, which he posts on his Blog (Bob Small1). He is retired from most of the above activities, except Delco Debates and Poets and Prophets, which he may return to.
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