Political Satirist and Best-selling Author P.J. O’Rourke

Date: Mon, December 10, 2012

About this program

Grade level(s): Middle School, High School

1:00 to 2:00 p.m.

P.J. O’Rourke is the best-selling author of 15 books and a leading political satirist. He has been labeled by both TIME and The Wall Street Journal as “the funniest writer in America.” His books include Parliament of Whores, Republican Party Reptile, Holidays in Hell, Give War a Chance, Eat the Rich, The CEO of the Sofa, and Don’t Vote – It Just Encourages the Bastards. He is the former editor-in-chief of The National Lampoon and a leading foreign correspondent who has covered crises and conflicts in more than 70 countries. O’Rourke is also a frequent panelist on National Public Radio’s game show “Wait Wait...Don’t Tell Me!”

To participate:

Schools interested in participating in this excellent current events program should contact John Ramicone at or 216-916-6360 by December 5th.  A $75 program fee will be charge to schools not in the NOTA or NORTH2 membership.

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