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National Lampoon

A History of American Satire


In this episode of BackStory, Joanne, Ed and Brian look at the long history of political satire in America.

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BackStory is going through some big changes. Take a listen to this preview and learn about everything that’s going into the new BackStory – premiering on Feb. 3!

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