Has political satire gone too far?
This, and politicians’ behaviour, leaves satire (of our MPs at least) almost redundant. Certainly if there is no respect, no deference any more, much of the tension, the element of shock or outrage, is dissipated. “You’ve got so much material these ...
Topiwaala is a political satire
There is an element of adventure in the film ... We cannot compare Topiwaala to Super though the latter was also a kind of political satire. Topiwaala has a message told in a different way and is an attempt to tell the story quite differently.
Top Democrat: Yes, "Elements" of the GOP Base are "Animated by Racism"
Okay, fine. Point granted. Some small "element" of the GOP base absolutely is motivated by racism. Racist people exist. But fascinating data from the early 2000's revealed that the Democratic Party is home to approximately the same number of people who ...
On the Vagenda: a satire of women’s mags turns into something bigger
satirical magazine for women, not a feminist manifesto for 2014 – but we kept being told we were part of it.” For Cosslett, it was a lot of pressure. “Neither of us was very familiar with the theoretical elements of feminism, so it was difficult ...
What are the worst 'Word Crimes'?
where it was built in 1864 to oversee sea lanes despite exposure to the elements, the hotel boasts a marvellous view.” And whoever heard of a building “boasting” about anything? I’m afraid that my approach to tackling grammatical gaffes wouldn ...