*****About The Book
The book is a collection of satire chronicling six years of President Barack Obama’s administration. It is interspersed with columns off the beaten path, but reflecting the times. The book cover and title captures the essence of the writings through an editorial cartoon.
It delivers through humorous satire a plethora of oxymoron rhetoric . . . ‘You can keep your doctor and your insurance carrier’ . . . but you can’t. ‘Benghazi demonstrations were all about a film’ . . . but it really was about a terrorist attack by Al Qaeda.
This is the legacy of a president that promised a nation, “Hope & Change,” but instead served up domestic and foreign policies of mendacity.
The book is for anyone that cares about a nation that is floundering providing the reader the opportunity to personally reflect upon having been the recipient of duplicitous messages and promises rhetorically delivered; but few received the rewards in exchange for their vote.
It is a page turning collection of satirical columns delivered in short humorous bites.
By llamamia on October 27, 2014
While it will mostly appeal to conservatives, it might also attract some open-minded liberals. (Another oxymoron?) I find it interesting that one definition of satire states that it is used “with the purpose of altering the views of individuals, government or society for improvement.” Perhaps this is the intent of Storch? In any case, lots to contemplate.
By Walt on October 29, 2014
Storch Report — ‘If It Doesn’t Keep You Awake, It’s Not A Bad Book To Go To Sleep With’ (Book Review)
New Book By Don Storch Chronicles Six Years Of Obama In Satire; (Media Press Release And Artwork Available)
Illustrator Michael White of Sarasota Fl captured the essence of the writings of Don Storch in his cover illustration of, “If a Passive Progressive Leads from Behind, he is an Oxymoron” to be released in October and will be available on Amazon.com.
He also drew the caricature of the author on the author’s page.
White is a renowned illustrator also doing cartoon, character and concept development, computer graphics, multi-media, photography and instruction.
He is a graduate of the Ringling School of Art ‘Illustration Academy.’ He can be contacted at: firstname.lastname@example.org
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About The Author
Don Storch was a journalist, editor, corporate public relations executive, and crisis and issue management consultant.
He currently is a conservative columnist and author writing for the website DonStorch.com, home of the Storch Report.
Don’s columns rank in the first percentile of the Blogtoplist of political columnists and is read in more than 50 countries.
He is a graduate of Fairleigh Dickinson University.He and his wife live on Manasota Key, a barrier reef on the Southwest Coast of Florida.