A friend of mine at the American Enterprise Institute says there are two parties: the silly party and the stupid party. I'm too old for the silly party, so I had to join the stupid party.
|Born||November 14, 1947|
Patrick Jake O'Rourke is an American political satirist, journalist, writer, and author. O'Rourke is the H. L. Mencken Research Fellow at the Cato Institute and is a regular correspondent for 'The Atlantic Monthly', 'The American Spectator', and 'The Weekly Standard', and frequent panelist on National Public Radio's game show 'Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me!'. He is the author of 20 books including 'The Baby Boom: How It Got That Way (And It Wasn't My Fault) (And I'll Never Do It Again), 'Modern Manners', 'The Bachelor Home Companion', 'All the Trouble in the World', 'The American Spectator's Enemies List', 'The CEO of the Sofa' and 'On the Wealth of Nations: Books That Changed the World'. He is one of the most quoted living man in The Penguin Dictionary of Modern Humorous Quotations.