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So you think the campaign is over at last,

We've had the election, that's all in the past.

Obama's the guy and Congress is there,

But a few little things, still hang in the air.

You thought they'd just vanish, you sorry old sot,

Millions 'pon millions were thrown in the pot!

With SuperPACs and Non-profits-no-tax, so much is the same with a different dark hat.

Five-oh-one see four and five-oh-one see that-- it's hard to see anything when you're blind as a bat!

They've got skin in the game and the money keeps coming,

To do other fun things, like knock him out of the running,

With ads and campaigns, all over they're showing.

Why stop at elections, just keep the tap flowing!

It's a battle royale, with money quite savage.

So choose your side in Democracy's ravage.

With names so pleasant and pleasing to hear,

The money barrage continues all year!

Post-election conversion, Obama has had,

That shadowy money's not really so bad!

We promise we'll tell you who's giving us dough,

Our intentions are pure, unlike Karl Rove!

What could ever go wrong, now break out the champagne,

You've all been drafted to the Permanent Campaign!

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Originally posted to Comics on Fri Feb 01, 2013 at 06:50 AM PST.

Also republished by Daily Kos.

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