Avant-Garde Poet Mascha Kaléko, made famous at an early age by her witty satirical verses in the tradition of Heine and Tucholsky, she lived out the fate of many of those forced to give up their home and career by the Nazis.
The complete, uncensored history of the award-winning The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, as told by its correspondents, writers, and host. For almost seventeen years, The Daily Show with Jon Stewart brilliantly redefined the borders between television comedy, political satire, and opinionated news co
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"The composition of a tragedy requires testicles."French Writer Francois-Marie Arouet was imprisoned in the Bastille #OTD in 1717 because of a satirical verse, in which he accused the Régent Philippe II of incest with his own daughter, The author adopted the name "Voltaire" in 1718, following his incarceration at the Bastille.