The Art Of The Political Putdown

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The greatest comebacks, ripostes, and retorts in history!

In 1921, Anges Macphil became the first woman elected to the Canadian house of Commons. One of her colleagues asked her, " Don't you wish you were a man?" " No," Macphail replied. "Don't you?"

Featuring famous and lesser-known politicians at their sassiest, along with short essays analyzing the use of humor in political contexts, this is a comprehensive collections of witticisms, scathing burns, and mic-drop-worthy insults that will give readers from the Left and Right something to laugh about.