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News in Satire

Many young adults and young professionals today turn to Satire news programs to get their daily news. Rather than  turn to NBC nightly news or other Prime Time news networks, we turn to  285 more words


On My [Ended] Hiatus: Author's Note

Excepting the last post, I’ve been away from the blog for just barely over three months, and much of the reason for such a long pause was a (thankfully!) temporary lack of motivation. 335 more words

Christopher Hitchens

On Satire and Politics – A Review

The co-author of Is Satire Saving Our Nation?, Remy Maisel, recently sent me a copy of the book she wrote with Sophia McClennen – Professor of International Affairs and Comparative Literature at Penn State University. 2,815 more words


Stephen Colbert And His Beard Will Guest Star As A Priest On 'The Mindy Project'

Earlier today, we learned our nation’s greatest hero — one Stephen Colbert — has an awesome new beard. Well stop everything, because the former host of… 112 more words


Stephen Colbert Has A Glorious New Beard. All Hail The 'Colbeard!'

Based on his beloved Comedy Central character of the last nine years, Stephen Colbert wouldn’t want anyone to know that he was anything except 100 percent American. 386 more words

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Please Don't Take My Sunshine Away: Comedy and Government

Consuming: Since it has been so cold, and I have four class sections, along with not posting, I’ve hardly been going out. We did have pretty good pizza at… 1,021 more words

Please don't go...

So, it turns out I’m in San Francisco for the month! A lot has happened, probably to be reported here later on, but nothing, NOTHING, has overwhelmed me so much as the news I saw last night…. 445 more words