Harvard Lampoon


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Harvard Lampoon

mocking, satirical periodical. [Am. Pop. Culture: Misc.]
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Lisa, like the Muppets, you are a groundbreaker yourself, being the first female president of the Harvard Lampoon. And I noticed that there's a very strong female voice in the series.
Kinsley held "Boring Headline Contests," wrote SCTV-style sketches spoofing pompous public affairs television shows (with "Agronsky & Company" renamed "Jerkofsky & Company"), and encouraged op-ed writers to use the flip, cheeky style of Harvard Lampoon, "Weekend Update," the Smothers Brothers, and David Letterman.
When Patricia Marx, a New Yorker staffer, former "SNL" writer and Harvard Lampoon alum, commits to four months of brain fitness, watch out.
Currently a producer of "The Late Late Show With James Corden,'' he wrote for The Harvard Lampoon as an undergraduate and then for The Onion, "Late Show With David Letterman,'' and the Jon Stewart broadcast, where he wound up as head writer and executive producer.
Stoller may have cut his teeth at the Harvard Lampoon, but he's a graduate of the Judd Apatow school of yuks.
The Massachusetts native and Harvard grad (class of '85) was just the second person in the school's history to be twice elected president of the parody magazine The Harvard Lampoon. Right after graduation, he moved to Los Angeles and immediately began working as a writer on HBO's groundbreaking Not Necessarily the News and later Saturday Night Live!
He was a prolific contributor to his school magazine (285 items--stories, poems, film reviews, essays and drawings) and later to the Harvard Lampoon. Thus was his apprenticeship served.
The novel tells the story of a Jewish family, the Amsterdams, in 1941, a year during which the older son, Richard, manages to ascend the social ranks at Harvard and earn a coveted spot on The Harvard Lampoon and induction into the Hasty Pudding Institute.
Adams says Babies, Just Babies "was a source of more ridicule than revenue--the Harvard Lampoon published a parody called Tutors, Just Tutors." After the election, Mrs.
While studying on full scholarship at Harvard, he headed the staff of the Harvard Lampoon humour magazine and met the woman who became his first wife, Mary Entwistle Pennington, whom he married in June 1953, a year before he earned a degree in English with highest honours.
Born in Reading, Pennsylvania, Updike studied English at Harvard University, where he contributed to, and later edited, the satirical Harvard Lampoon Magazine.
The millionaire hotel heiress won the dubious honour of 'woman of the year' from the satirical Harvard Lampoon magazine, and she accepted the trophy in person with a quick speech.

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