"A masterpiece of parody"
- Detroit Free Press
"The finest example of group writing since King James Bible."
- Harper's Magazine
"Classic" - Frank Rich, New York Times
"Classic" -- Frank Rich,New York Times,
"The finest example of group writing since King James Bible." -- ,Harper's Magazine,
About the Author
P. J. O'Rourke is the bestselling author of ten books, including The CEO of the Sofa, Eat the Rich, Parliament of Whores, and All the Trouble in the World. The former editor in chief of National Lampoon magazine, O'Rourke now writes for Rolling Stone and The Atlantic Monthly and lives in New Hampshire and Washington, D.C.
Doug Kenney (1946 - 1980) founded National Lampoon with Henry Beard and Rob Hoffman. The inspirational heart and soul of the magazine, Kenney went on to cowrite the screenplays for Animal House (with Chris Miller and Harold Ramis) and Caddyshack (with Brian Doyle-Murray and Harold Ramis).