Category Archives: Ellie Mangle-Lero Posts

Bobby Was A Blubber Butt! (A Poetry Friday Poem for Children)

By Ellie Mangle-Lero Oh Hai! Today is Poetry Friday, and I wanted to do another children’s poem. There is no doubt that there is an obesity epidemic among kids today. As a result, a number of previously adult diseases and … Continue reading

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Up Wisconsin! A Poetry Friday Song Poem

By Ellie Mangle-Lero Oh Hai! Today for Poetry Friday, I have written a song poem called Up Wisconsin! It can be read as a poem, or sung as a song! Below the song poem is a youtube video with the … Continue reading

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The Shadow Of Fascism Falls Across Wisconsin!

By Ellie Mangle-Lero There can be no doubt that Scott Walker is a Fascist! All he lacks is a Black uniform and a goosestep for it to be obvious to everyone. As explained here: https://progressivemidwesterner.wordpress.com/2015/07/15/explaining-why-scott-walker-is-a-fascist/ But today, his evil power … Continue reading

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Ipse Dixie! A Poetry Friday Poem

By Ellie Mangle-Lero Oh Hai! Today it’s time for another Poetry Friday. I chose to do a poem in honor of the Confederate flag coming down in South Carolina. I used the Negro dialect of Uncle Remus (by Joel Chandler … Continue reading

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Our Cultural Revolution Is Different Than Theirs!

By Ellie Mangle-Lero Oh Hai! Someone on FOXNews made the snide comment that the current cultural erasure of Confederate flags and the renaming of schools, roadways, and military bases is the same sort of cultural cleansing that went on in … Continue reading

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The Underfunded Educational System Led To My Beating!

By Ellie Mangle-Lero Oh Hai! I am back from the hospital, ¬†and ready to go to work! My ribs still ache, but the Percocets really help! Of course, the first thing I want to talk about is what happened at … Continue reading

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High Energy (A Poem)

By Ellie Mangle-Lero To see just how hyperactive, hit this link! https://pansiesforplato.files.wordpress.com/2015/06/billy.gif Oh Hai! I know this is belated, but I was so busy on Friday celebrating the liberation of all God’s Gay Creatures to marry and procreate that I … Continue reading

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Racist Babes On The Great White Way! (A Poem)

By Ellie Mangle-Lero Oh Hai!! Broadway is often called “The Great White Way”, and boy is that ever correct! White Privilege and Racism is in our DNA as white people. It is in so deep that most of the time … Continue reading

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The Other Stars And Bars! (A Gallery Of Why The American Flag Must Go)

By Ellie Mangle-Lero Oh Hai! My friend and colleague, the redoubtable and indefatigable Mick “Spin” Dumdell, beat me to the punch with his article on why the American Flag needs to go in the trashcan right along beside the Confederate … Continue reading

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A Poem For The Children

By Ellie Mangle-Lero Oh Hai! Today while I was watching my grandchildren, I had one of those rare moments that just comes out of nowhere. My 8 year old grandson, (who has been eating Vegan since he was 2 years … Continue reading

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