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Our Gang Paperback ´ Our Gang PDF Ð gang mobile, Our GangOur Gang KindleA ferocious political satire in the great tradition, Our Gangis Philip Roth s brilliantly indignant response to the phenomenon of Richard M NixonIn the character of Trick E Dixon, Roth shows us a man who outdoes the severest cynic, a peace loving Quaker and believer in the sanctity of human life who doesn t have a problem with killing unarmed women and children in self defense A master politician with an honest sneer, he finds himself battling the Boy Scouts, declaring war on Pro Pornography Denmark, all the time trusting in the basic indifference of the voting public.


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  1. Michael Finocchiaro Michael Finocchiaro says:

    Paperback ´ Our Gang PDF Ð gang mobile, Our GangOur Gang KindleI read this book today and to be honest, it was terrifying Yes, Tricky Dick is long in the grave and apparently trying to usurp Satan if we believe Roth , but the scenario of the book is so close to the insanity of Drumpf that it made me want to scream Whether it was the horrifying week in Washington with the ever insistent attacks on democratic process even before taking office or his public speeches or his fucking tweets , everything about Drumpf is present in Roth s Tricky B Dixon in spa I read this book today and to be honest, it was terrifying Yes, Tricky Dick is long in the grave and apparently trying to usurp Satan if we believe Roth , but the scenario of the book is so close to the insanity of Drumpf that it made me want to scream Whether it was the h


  2. TK421 TK421 says:

    Paperback ´ Our Gang PDF Ð gang mobile, Our GangOur Gang KindleOkay, I ve had some time to think about this book I know political satires are a dime a dozen, but this one works Here are my thoughts Even though it was written almost 40 years ago, and about a president that was less than decorous, I think it still has much clout concerning politics and politicians today That s both side of the aisle for those wondering We ve seen how inadequate our elected officials are and, worse, just how incompetent they


  3. Derek Derek says:

    Paperback ´ Our Gang PDF Ð gang mobile, Our GangOur Gang KindleI read this in one sitting, taking a six hour bus ride from Queen Elizabeth National Park to Kampala I can never read forthan an hour or so, especially on buses crying kids, no AC, loud lingala on the stereo, but not with this book Read it right through, no hiccups Our Gang is quite the humourous satire of 1970s America The President s called Trick E Dixon, Vice President s called Blurb, etc It s not funny haha, but it keeps you giggling all through The writing is typical Philip Ro I read this in one sitting, taking a six hour bus ride from Queen Elizabeth National Park to Kampala I can never read forthan an hour or so, especially on buses crying kids, no AC, loud lingala on the stereo, but not with this book Read it right through, no hiccups Our Gang is quite the humourous satire of 1970s America The President s called Trick E Dixon, Vice President s called Blurb, etc It s not funny haha, but it keeps you giggling all through The


  4. Read By RodKelly Read By RodKelly says:

    Paperback ´ Our Gang PDF Ð gang mobile, Our GangOur Gang KindleWhile there are some genuinely funny moments here, this book is mostly unsuccessful and out dated I appreciated reading it to track how Roth s writing continued to develop post Portnoy, but, though the writing itself is stellar, the


  5. Lee Foust Lee Foust says:

    Paperback ´ Our Gang PDF Ð gang mobile, Our GangOur Gang KindleLiving in an era of the non scandal whitewater to Benghazi while the real scandals go unnoticed how many hundreds of William Calleys have gone unseen, un prosecuted, and ignored in Iraq or Afghanistan How come Clinton


  6. Michael Michael says:

    Paperback ´ Our Gang PDF Ð gang mobile, Our GangOur Gang KindleIt helps to know about or remember the administration of Richard M Nixon to laugh out loud as I did while reading Roth s great satire, but it s not necessary Our Gang certainly satirized Nixon as well as Spiro A


  7. Dan Graser Dan Graser says:

    Paperback ´ Our Gang PDF Ð gang mobile, Our GangOur Gang KindleThis is a a genuine laugh out loud work of relentless satire from Roth, targeting the machinations in the final days of the presidency of Trick E Dixon From his heartfelt notion of the sanctity of life for the unborn but for no one living in southeast Asia , his solution to the pr


  8. Amir Guberstein Amir Guberstein says:

    Paperback ´ Our Gang PDF Ð gang mobile, Our GangOur Gang KindleThis book has not stood the test of time


  9. Brian Rankin Brian Rankin says:

    Paperback ´ Our Gang PDF Ð gang mobile, Our GangOur Gang KindleCrazy Had not read any Philip Roth My wife thoughtfully picked this up for real cheap at the local library retired book sale An interesting interpretation of the Nixon WH including the real villian, Curt Flood and Denmark Good satire and all therelevant considerin current WH occupant.


  10. Jim Jim says:

    Paperback ´ Our Gang PDF Ð gang mobile, Our GangOur Gang KindleI never read Gulliver s Travels growing up but for many years I assumed it was merely a children s book like Alice s Adventures in Wonderland not realising both were, in fact, satirical works, the former, a transparently anti Whig satire whereas the latter lampooned the ordered, earnest world of Victorian England.When George S Kaufman proclaimed that satire is what closes on Saturday night, he was referring to its ephemeral quality satire dates quickly I would add that political satire date I never read Gulliver s Travels growing up but


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