Make Your Own Metaphors

Turtle with a leech latched onto its…brain? Some people say the Senator from Oligarchy, Mitch McConnell, whose career is based on an infusion of foreign cash, looks like a turtle. I wouldn’t want to insult a turtle with that comparison. But the miserable old cynic sure acts like a leech on democracy… so there’s that.

4 Responses to “Make Your Own Metaphors”


  1. 1 elwnyc March 11, 2018 at 12:25 pm

    Are leeches common around here (I’m not talking about D.C.)? I don’t think I’ve ever seen one.

  2. 3 Gubbinal March 30, 2018 at 3:23 pm

    Do you know the fate of this turtle? Is the leech taking a ride or harming the turtle’s brain? I hope that the McConnell metaphor, richly deserved, won’t apply to the actual turtle!


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