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Tom Hanks Clerihew

Tom Hanks

We are indebted to you, Tom Hanks
for Saving Private Ryan from German tanks

It’s your liberal views we despise
for a shrimp boat captain you’re not very wise


Political pun only
by Gwendolen R.
10-19-12


Ruben had to pick on a conservative, so I chose a liberal....whacha got up your sleeve next, Ruben???? Come on! hahah

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  1. Date: 11/18/2012 9:32:00 PM
    Gonna see what Ruben wrote; he's also such an intelligent writer! Thanks for the pun! Love, Hanitra

  1. Date: 11/15/2012 8:02:00 AM
    love it.

  1. Date: 10/31/2012 3:38:00 PM
    Oh my God! You've got me laughing out loud here! Your going Clerihew crazy! Love them all I do,I do.For the words you write are all so true. :o)

  1. Date: 10/27/2012 5:41:00 PM
    Great form! Great write!! Great actor. And hmmmmm let me see a GREAT LADY!!! Hugs Michael

  1. Date: 10/27/2012 1:54:00 PM
    Great to hear from you Gwendolen; the pastor in question is not (my pastor) however I know him he Is in a church I used to be in, now I visit that church only occasionally.." Just telling you so you are informed more fully in what I consider an important situation.. Once again thanks Joe..)

  1. Date: 10/27/2012 10:37:00 AM
    Enjoyed reading this one on Tom Hanks Gwendolen, Hey.." you make him seem quite human, LOL.. Maybe he needs a new p r representative.? I think I'll contact him..! Would I get a percentage on resultant pay you may recive Gwendolen.?

  1. Date: 10/27/2012 10:35:00 AM
    oh, yes, Gwen, I started growing my first roses this spring and the yellow ones are already getting tall. I just love them and had no idea how easy they were and how long lasting. Even growing in the snow of October!!

  1. Date: 10/24/2012 9:00:00 AM
    Loved this gem!!! (puns from two terrific movies, !)......by the way, we live in a small town (No Calif)......and Tom Hanks mother has lived in our town for many years....so once in awhile he shows up at a restaurant or gas station and causes a bit of excitement. My neighbor recently was getting gas when he walked into the mini-market to by a drink and chips!!

  1. Date: 10/23/2012 5:45:00 PM
    Alright Gwendolen!...Very nice to see another political conservative on the Soup!...Technically, we are the true 'liberals' here...Conservatives advocate the 'status quo' and liberals advocate 'change'.... and we want change! - Tim

  1. Date: 10/23/2012 12:53:00 PM
    We don't poke fun at them often enough but you managed to do it so well Gwen; I vote you in to do the job and clean house. Love Lizzie

  1. Date: 10/23/2012 9:01:00 AM
    clever poem,Gwen, just love this...

  1. Date: 10/23/2012 3:50:00 AM
    This is lovely! How are you doing?

  1. Date: 10/22/2012 6:31:00 PM
    A good clerihew should make the reader at least chuckle, and yours gave me a good laugh. Not political, just appreciate humor.

  1. Date: 10/22/2012 4:02:00 PM
    still love this!! and I still did not catchup here but I gotta go home now. Very soon.....

  1. Date: 10/21/2012 11:28:00 AM
    hahaha, now I love this, but it rubs me the wrong way politically . hahaha. Gwen, I can't wait to get together with you somehow on our project!! talk to ya later, my friend.

  1. Date: 10/21/2012 7:01:00 AM
    lovely clerihew, Gwendolen - don't know much about Hanks, so very interesting

  1. Date: 10/20/2012 4:27:00 PM
    Great Tom Hanks hew`Gwendolen!! Forrest Gump caracter was my all time favorite my friend.I could watch that one over and over..lmao:-) I`ll try and squeeze a clerihew out of my pen during the weekend.Love them AND acrostics!! See ya`graceland smoothie:)

  1. Date: 10/20/2012 3:26:00 PM
    This is a wonderfully awesome write my friend! I really enjoyed this very intriguing and intelligent observation! I love the humor within! Great Work!!

  1. Date: 10/20/2012 1:35:00 PM
    Rix, look at you, clerihewing Mr Tom "BIG" Hanks, how did he go from sending "MAIL" to "SAVING RYAN" than "CASTING himself AWAY", on the big screen.... all I got to say, is that he rocks,,, and "MAMA I'M COMING HOME".... lovely run...pd

  1. Date: 10/20/2012 11:24:00 AM
    Forrest Gump in the military and political! Funny image!

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