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- Political Humor and Satire
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From looking at the follies of newsmakers to highlighting the latest in pop culture intrigues, Willie Geist brings a fun, insightful and fresh look at the serious—and seriously absurd—stories dominating today's headlines.
As co-host of two of the most talked about shows on morning television, Willie Geist provides an edgy, entertaining and always amusing look at the most unusual stories making news around the world. Geist is an observer of all quirky stories and uses his unique ability to find humor in the most mundane of subject matter. Geist shares with audiences his experiences opposite the biggest newsmakers in the worlds of politics, media and culture, as well as his ironic look at the often-peculiar national conversation. He is the author of the New York Times best-selling book, American Freak Show: The Completely Fabricated Stories of Our New National Treasures (2010) and co-author of Loaded!: Become a Millionaire Overnight and Lose 20 Pounds in 2 Weeks, or Your Money Back (2011).
News You Can't Use: A Skewed Look at Modern America's Life and Times