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satirist

a person who writes satire
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But Mr Batten described Mr Benjamin as "not a bad person" and a "satirist" on The Andrew Marr Show yesterday.
Ashfaq Ahmad Virk from Urdu Department gave an account of the works of renowned satirist Mushtaq Ahmad Yousafi.
Anwar Sahib has done a lot of work as a writer, television host, satirist, humorist and painter.
KARACHI -- A condolence reference in the commemoration of Mushtaq Ahmed Yousufi held here on Monday to pay tribute to the late renowned Urdu satirist.
KARACHI -- A condolence reference in the commemoration of Mushtaq Ahmed Yousufi held here on Monday to pay tribute to the late renowned Urdu satirist. The condolence reference was organised by Aligarh Muslim University Old Boys Association (AMUOBA), said a statement.
KARACHI: Renowned writer, humourist and satirist Mushtaq Ahmad Yusufi was laid to rest in Karachi Thursday.
KARACHI -- Acclaimed Urdu satirist and humour writer Mushtaq Ahmad Yousufi passed away in Karachi on Wednesday.
With endlessly colorful wit, Irish poet and satirist Kevin Higgins offers an assortment of new and selected poems that rip into life and politics with "teeth or, at least, dentures." Bursting with bathos as he riffs off of Wordsworth, Milton, and Burns or turning to absurdity the psalmic similes in the title poem, Higgins's verse revels in pastiche and political irreverence.
RAMALLAH, April 30, 2017 (WAFA) -- English comedian and political satirist Mark Thomas Sunday invited world activists and comedians to join the fight against Israelae1/4aos illegal policies against Palestinian prisoners, who are currently on a hunger-strike against inhumane prison conditions among other demands.
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.