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P.J. O’Rourke, Author and Commentator, Dead at 74

Clip: 02/17/2022 | 1m 36s | Video has closed captioning.

Longtime author and political satirist P.J. O'Rourke died this week from lung cancer. O'Rourke wrote for everyone, from the National Lampoon to the Weekly Standard-- covering national politics, war, and everyday life. A native of Toledo, Ohio, his mother's family was from Chicago-- and he spent two years at Oak Park and River Forest High School.

Aired: 02/17/22

Rating: NR

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