For doggerel, our brains we’re rackin’

In Washington, we do no frackin’;

For fear the ground be crackin’.

But the scores we be a trackin’;

Of Seattle’s new team, the Kracken.

The puck, they’ll be a wackin’;

In the new stadium, we be packin’.

After the roof, they be a jackin’.

Too bad the virus has us all a hackin’;

And our mobility sorely lackin’;

Better days ahead, we’ll take a different tackin’;

Too much yakin’, it’s me you’ll be a sackin’.

Dave Wallace

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The U.S. Capitol building is prepared for the inauguration ceremonies for President-elect Joe Biden as the "Field of Flags" are placed on the ground on the National Mall on Monday, Jan. 18, 2021. in Washington, DC. Approximately 191,500 flags will cover part of the National Mall and will represent the American people who are unable to travel to Washington, for the inauguration. (Joe Raedle/Pool vias AP)
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