satirist


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satirist

a person who writes satire
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Egyptian satirist Bassem Youssef was a cardiac surgeon before appearing as a satirist in a popular television show.
Summary: Progressive Socialist Party leader MP Walid Jumblatt Thursday welcomed the visit of Egyptian satirist Bassem Youssef to Lebanon, saying the country needed people like him to help relieve the "constipated" political class.
A satirist who deals mainly with political material, he's worked a lot with Brummie John Oliver from The Daily Show.
Byline: Andy Zaltzman is a Satirist for Hire - PREVIEW: COMEDY Andy Zaltzman Unity Theatre
The award-winning impressionist and satirist is bringing a brand new show to the Olympia Theatre on Friday, September 18.
Cairo: A prominent Egyptian satirist has been fined millions of dollars over a dispute with a television channel which suspended his show after it lampooned military leaders, officials said on Tuesday.
CAIRO - A prominent Egyptian satirist has been fined millions of dollars over a dispute with a television channel which suspended his show after it lampooned military leaders, officials said Tuesday.
I find it easier to think of bad things" Radio and TV presenter Clive Anderson "I know it is dangerous to say this, but I like that women can speak in the same conversation about God and lipstick" Satirist Yasmina Reza "To me a woman is not an incompetent, impotent, inept creature.
CAIRO (AP) -- Egypt's wildly popular television satirist says he and his team are preparing to return to air to poke fun at politics in a country still beset by turmoil following a July military coup.
Lovely man, dear friend, brilliant & fearless satirist.
A renowned satirist, early work included contributions to Peter Cook's Establishment club and more latterly his work with long term collaborator, John Bird and Rory Bremner.
William Cuppy (1884-1949) was a remarkable American satirist.