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Christopher Buckley

Reviews

Tuesday, April 30 2013

Empty Calories for a Hungry Nation: 'They Eat Puppies, Don't They?'

The conceit that this work is political is supposed to elevate its stature. Alas, this missile of political acuity falls impotently short of cutting analysis.


Sunday, December 7 2008

Supreme Courtship by Christopher Buckley

Despite the brilliant and clear wit that characterizes Buckley’s writing, the humor fell short here, confliced by a desire to simultaneously satirize and redeem America's system of government.


Sunday, April 29 2007

Boomsday by Christopher Buckley

Against such a backdrop, it must be unfathomably difficult to develop ideas and plots that remain wholly satirical, rather than lapsing into mere realism.


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