Authors & Events
Jul 05, 2000
| 75 Minutes
Jul 05, 2000 | ISBN 9780553751628
There’s good news for those that rage at the evening news, shake their heads at Washington’s business-as-usual, or watch as politicians carom from social crisis to political crisis to economic crisis: Dennis Miller is back, and he means to shake the nation by its lapels.Miller respects no boundaries. Whether the subject is dope-addled baseball players who can no longer swing their bats, do-nothing politicians who devote their careers to creating meaningful sound bites, or the nation’s resigned acceptance of violence as a way of American life, these thematically arranged monologues are funny and angry. More significantly, they shatter the conventions of comedy by simultaneously making us laugh, think, and seethe.
Dennis Miller is a regular on the comedy circuit and was the host of the Emmy Award–winning talk show Dennis Miller Live. He’s also known for his stand-up specials, Saturday Night Live, and numerous movie appearances. Miller is the author of several… More about Dennis Miller
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