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Sometimes the truth is disguised as satire

Venetian mask

Only Satan's laughing now

Lest Longmont’s Lunatic Fringe loses what’s left of their limited self-control (how’s that for alliteration), yes, I do know satire when I see it. I also know that satire, as a comedic approach, allows elements of truth to seep in where otherwise they might be rejected.

My favorite print satirist is Andy Borowitz. And today he gave us a doozy: Cheney’s Book Features Foreword by Satan

In his introduction, the Prince of Darkness said he rarely reads political memoirs but made an exception in the case of Mr. Cheney “because we had worked so closely together in the past.”

Read the rest here.