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By P. J. O'Rourke

ISBN-10: 0871136325

ISBN-13: 9780871136329

Written with a similar acerbic wit and infectious humor that has made P. J. O'Rourke the most renowned political satirists of all time, The Enemies record will continue you howling and his enemies scowling. From Noam Chomsky to Yoko Ono, from Peter, Paul, and Mary (yes, they're nonetheless alive) to all of the those who imagine quartz crystals remedy herpes, from Ralph Nader to the whole kingdom of Sweden, P. J. O'Rourke has created a roster of the main lifeless, politically disgraceful, and downright silly humans round. even if a ranking procedure of S=Silly, VS=Very foolish, SML=Shirley MacLaine used to be finally forged apart, the distinguishing function of the cluster of dunces provided this is silliness, no longer political subversion. The Enemies checklist all started as an editorial within the American Spectator and, as readers contributed their very own feedback, speedy grew right into a hilarious and slashing statement on politicians and celebrities alike. Now they've been named, we simply have to work out what to do with them. "To say that P. J. O'Rourke is humorous is like announcing that the Rocky Mountains are scenic - exact yet insufficient." - Chicago Tribune

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