Ode to Baltimore – Baghdad on the Chesapeake

THE STAR SPANGLED BAGHDAD ON THE CHESAPEAKE ANTHEM

Oh, say can you see by Mondawmin’s early light, what so proudly we steal from the food courts last gleaming? Whose bright Addidas stripes and burning trash cans light the perilous fight, O’er the over turned cars we watched through video so violently streaming, as the rocks bounced off cops riot gear, the drugstores bursting in air, riot torn stores still waver in fright and gave proof through the night that our swag was still there. OH, say does that Star-Spangled Banner yet wave o’er the land of the free, to steal, and the home of the depraved?baltimore-peaceful-protesting

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