“Most Americans” and “This message has no content”

There are these nuggets of meaning (or anti-meaning) floating around

Zika fears, Pok├ęstops

Two presidential candidates

Each holding silk screened banners

The lesser of two evils!


When “most Americans”

Were once again depicted by 

The hastily gathered

Opinions of just a few of us

Through the ghostly-lit rectangular screen

The message seems important somehow

But when we look further

The news is bleak-

This message has no content