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Political Satirist P.J. O'Rourke

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Political Satirist P.J. O'Rourke

Political Satirist P.J. O'Rourke

Political Satirist P.J. O'Rourke

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O'Rourke started out writing comedy in the 1970s for The National Lampoon. Later he was a commentator-reporter for Rolling Stone. Now he is a correspondent for Atlantic Monthly. His new book is Peace Kills: America's Fun New Imperialism. O'Rourke is also the author of Eat the Rich, Parliament of Whores and All the Trouble in the World.