P.J. O’Rourke

Eat the Rich

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P. J. O’Rourke is the best-selling author of nine books; his latest is “Eat the Rich.” He has written for such diverse publications as Car and Driver, Playboy, The New Republic, The New York Times Book Review, and Rolling Stone, where he is currently the magazine’s Foreign Affairs Desk Chief. What is it that makes one person rich and another poor? It’s a tough question and not one generally suited to laughs, but O’Rourke is a master at finding humor in the most unlikely places.

…a delightful collection of anecdotes and one-liners. Those who insist on leavening their entertainment with social significance can always watch public television.

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