Patrick Jake O'Rourke (born 14 November 14 1947), known as P.J. O'Rourke, is an American political satirist and journalist. O'Rourke is the H. L. Mencken Research Fellow at the libertarian Cato Institute and is a regular correspondent for The Atlantic Monthly, The American Spectator and The Weekly Standard, and frequent panelist on National Public Radio's game show Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me!. Since 2011, he has been a columnist at The Daily Beast.
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Author website maintained by Grove Atlantic; includes profile, links to his books, his "Own Bio" and a video archive
Includes picture, short profile and quotes
Libertarian Party press release based on Eastwood's response to a Playboy interview question: "How would you characterize yourself politically?"
Remarks at a gala dinner celebrating the opening of the Cato Institute's new headquarters
Contents: 12 chapters, each covering and titled with the month and year of the period September 2000 through August 2001
Partial contents: Love, Death and Money - Good Capitalism - Bad Capitalism - Good Socialism - Bad Socialism - From Beatnik to Business Major - How to Make Nothing from Everything - How to Make Everything from Nothing - How to Have the Worst of Both Worlds
Contents: The Birth, and Some of the Afterbirth, of Freedom - Second Thoughts - A Call for a New McCarthyism - Give War a Chance: Dispatches from the Gulf War
Partial contents: The Mystery of Government - The Dictatorship of Boredom - The Three Branches of Government: Money, Television and Bullshit - Our Government: What the Fuck Do They Do All Day, and Why Does It Cost So Goddamned Much Money
Contents: Why Americans Hate Foreign Policy - Kosovo - Israel - 9/11 Diary - Egypt - Nobel Sentiments - Washington, D.C., Demonstrations - Thoughts on the Eve of War - Kuwait and Iraq - Postscript: Iwo Jima and the End of Modern Warfare
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