Parliament of Whores: A Lone Humorist Attempts to Explain the Entire U.S. Government
Parliament of Whores A Lone Humorist Attempts to Explain the Entire US Government Author:P. J. O'Rourke Our most brilliant and lethal humorist plunges into the pork barrel of American politics. Here is P. J. O'Rourke on: — The parties: — "Democrats are... the party that says government can make you richer, smarter, taller and get the chickweed out of your lawn. — Republicans are the party that says government doesn't work, and then they get elected a... more »nd prove it."
Foreign policy: "America's miniature schnauzer -- a noisy but small and useless part of the national household."
Social spending: "To call something public is to define it as dirty, insufficient and hazardous. The ultimate paradigm of social spending is the public rest room."
Parliament of Whores is political commentary as outrageous as the national budget and as mercilessly on target as a Patriot missile.« less