Albert Brooks
Actor, Writer, Filmmaker, Comedian, Author of New York Times' Bestseller 2030: The Real Story of What Happens To America.

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La risposta di Obama all'editoriale di Putin

(25) Comments | Posted September 14, 2013 | 12:06 AM


di Barack Obama

Immaginate la mia sorpresa quando ho aperto il New York Times e ho letto l'editoriale di Vladimir Putin. Per alcuni minuti, non sapevo cosa stessi leggendo. A volte il mio capo del personale mi mette davanti agli occhi The Onion...

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Barack Obama's Answer to Putin's Op-Ed

(2332) Comments | Posted September 12, 2013 | 1:01 PM


By Barack Obama

Imagine my surprise when I opened the New York Times and read Vladimir Putin's Op-ed. I didn't know what I was reading for a few minutes. Sometimes my Chief of Staff will put The Onion in front of me just to shake...

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Presidential Rebuttals Throughout History

(772) Comments | Posted July 26, 2011 | 7:55 PM

I don't remember growing up seeing the president of the United States being rebutted each time he gave a speech. When did this become part of our democracy? Isn't the whole point of winning the office of president that you can talk to the nation without others talking after you,...

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Barack Obama Is Being Punk'd

(1201) Comments | Posted February 9, 2010 | 9:29 AM

Okay. Time is up. Barack Obama is being punk'd.

Sarah Palin had notes written on her hand at the same moment that she was making fun of Obama for using a teleprompter. One of the radio "hosts" who makes fun of the teleprompter daily said that Palin's notes on...

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Lighten Up, America

(386) Comments | Posted November 7, 2008 | 8:47 PM

I am not referring to the color of peoples' skin, I am referring to the thickness of it. The president-elect made a small joke about Nancy Reagan having séances in the White House and maybe he got a little mixed up about having séances instead of consulting astrologers, but so...

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Not To Worry

(247) Comments | Posted October 24, 2008 | 9:11 PM

I am reading on this site that many of my comedic friends are panicked that something will go haywire on election night; that the one who is supposed to win won't, that something will go terribly wrong -- racism, machines, a catastrophe -- something. I am here to...

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