Art Buchwald

CANADA - February 27, 1962: Art Buchwald: Paris is his beat. Other newspapermen get madder and madder at him.

Patricia Marx interviews humorist Art Buchwald on his recent book "I Chose Capital Punishment" and his comic approach. Buchwald sees satire as a weapon, defining his humor as inherently anti-establishment, fueled by truth and indignation. Throughout the interview, Buchwald provides social and political commentary on current events and issues, such as the Bobby Baker scandal and women's rights.


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