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Aside

Addicted to Koch: A limerick for the occasion

Today’s right-wing Republican Party is addicted to Koch
Those brothers want us to think our government’s broke
They’re spending big to spread lots of FUD
They’ve got paid actors slinging their mud
The truth? Money in politics makes democracy a joke