Seeing Red and Blue: Collective Nouns for Election Year 2012

a fickle of frontrunners

an outrage of occupiers

a rebuff of Republicans

a riptide of tea partiers

a rigor mortis of Democrats

a pomposity of pundits

a pork of politicians

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About Judy Grigg Hansen
I write poetry and nonfiction, and I am passionate about the people, places, and wildflowers of Idaho and the Northwest.

2 Responses to Seeing Red and Blue: Collective Nouns for Election Year 2012

  1. judygh says:

    Not sure how to get on Writer’s Almanac, but I’m glad you like it. I had fun thinking them up.

  2. Ann Babbel says:

    okay, Judy, I can see this one on “writers’ almanac.” i laughed out loud. how do you get published?

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