Bumbastories End of October, but definitely not a Halloween Magazine

You Can’t Always Get What You Want In the Mid-August Bumbas Magazine I expressed my amazement that Donald Trump’s campaign team of the “very best people” had somehow selected this decidedly heavy and melancholic Rolling Stones song as the music to play at his Republican Party Nomination. What an oversight, I thought. But no. I see that they continue to play the song at his … Continue reading Bumbastories End of October, but definitely not a Halloween Magazine

You Can’t Always Get What You Want (It’s true)

Here’s to the Rolling Stones’ classic You Can’t Always¬†Get What You Want. It’s a slow Stones’ song that offers a healthy dose of grim realism to our already grim (and grimy?) lives, which, I suppose, is why Bumba and Maybank enjoy doing it so much. I took some poetic license with the lyrics ( I wear my poetic license on my collar). It seems I … Continue reading You Can’t Always Get What You Want (It’s true)

Another Bumbastories Mid-Week Magazine Special Edition

This week’s semi-quarterly Mid-Week Magazine features the following: A News Update on the Presidential Race A Poem with commentary A hats off to Rolling Stones with a Bumbas Maybank cover of Love in Vain An advertisement for one of Stephen Baum’s books A Consumer Corner Report on the 99 Cents Store P******************************** News Update: In 1984 George Orwell predicted a constant state of war – … Continue reading Another Bumbastories Mid-Week Magazine Special Edition