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Art Buchwald

Monday, January 06, 1964

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.


WNYC archives id: 56176

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About Patricia Marx

1961-1969

Patricia Marx Interviews is a series of interviews done for WNYC and other stations that include talks with: Woody Allen, Dick Gregory, William Golding, General Omar Bradley, Arthur C. Clarke, David Halberstam, Bob Hope, George Balanchine and others.

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