Age and Guile Beat Youth, Innocence, and a Bad Haircut

  • by P.J. O'Rourke
  • Narrated by Rob McQuay
  • 10 hrs and 11 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

P.J. O'Rourke traces his development from hippie protester to conservative grouch to jaded humorist. Along the way, we are privy to his strange, twisted days as editor in chief of National Lampoon, as well as the in-depth looks at appropriate sports for middle-aged Republicans, namely those which can be engaged in with a smuggled Havana between the teeth - fly-fishing, bird hunting, deep-sea fishing, and of course, golf. Plus, you'll hear O'Rourke's take on the Virtues of Automobiles - because what good was oil doing sitting in the ground for millions of years? - and many other hilarious rants in this off-the-wall collection by America's premier political humorist.

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Customer Reviews

Most Helpful

Excellent. He is the original Hunter S Thompson.

This is very witty and entertaining, silly and all the great things that this writer is. Wild out spoken, politically all over the place, just great.
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- Elephant908

Don't

This is his worst book by far.
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- William

Book Details

  • Release Date: 16-12-1999
  • Publisher: Blackstone Audio, Inc.