Bad News

Poem By Tom Maxwell

The news media has taken all the modern day heroes away, When ever everyone starts to look up at someone, they dig for the worst and print it over and over everyday.

Bad news, has changed our society, thinking, in so many ways, you don't hear, stories about or presidents today, like the ones about honest Abe.

Good news is always hidden, without much to say, the worst is always on the cover, and is expanded in different ways.

Almost everyone is trained to remember the bad, then many repeat it the good news they soon forget, and it doesn't excite them a bit.

Crimes will only get worse, with all the advertising in so many ways, the more people hear about something, the easier they accept it in their life everyday.




Copyright Tom Maxwell 09/25/03

Comments about Bad News

That true. In this case a negative and a negative giving us more negative instead of positive
Exactly, I fully endorse your views.


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