Tuesday, April 30 2013
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
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
Against such a backdrop, it must be unfathomably difficult to develop ideas and plots that remain wholly satirical, rather than lapsing into mere realism.