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P.J. O'Rourke

The Commonwealth Club

Wednesday, February 12, 2014 from 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM (PST)

P.J. O'Rourke

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Ended $20.00 $1.49
General Admission- Member Ended $12.00 $0.00
Student Ended $7.00 $1.17

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P.J. O'Rourke, H.L. Mencken Research Fellow, Cato Institute; Author, The Baby Boom: How It Got That Way (And It Wasn’t My Fault And I’ll Never Do It Again)

Ronn Owens, KGO Radio Talk Host - Moderator

After several decades as a renowned political satirist and writer, P.J. O’Rourke, born at the peak of the baby boom, now turns his keen eye on himself, as well as his 75 million accomplices in the creation of present-day America. Using laughter analytically, he shares his own average yet occasionally uproarious experiences as a key to his exceptional age cohorts. He details how the postwar generation somehow evolved by never quite maturing and thus created a better society by turning it upside down.

O’Rourke’s new book combines a social history, a group memoir of collectively impaired memory, and a hilarious attempt to celebrate and understand the mess his generation has made.
Location: SF Club Office
Time: 5:30 p.m. check in, 6 p.m. program, 7 p.m. book signing
Cost: $20 non-members, $12 members, $7 students (with valid ID)
Also know: Part of the Good Lit series. Underwritten by the Bernard Osher Foundation


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Commonwealth Club of CA
595 Market St
San Francisco, CA 94105

Wednesday, February 12, 2014 from 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM (PST)

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