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Playwright Terence McNally updated his 1982 play with freshly satiric references.Fall Broadway Preview: 'This Is Our Youth,' Bradley Cooper as ‘The Elephant Man,' and More|Janice Kaplan|September 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Waldman overlays her comic situations and satiric conversations with ironic literary allusions and witty wordplay.How to Get Laid in Brooklyn a la Adelle Waldman’s Nifty Novel of Manners|Tom LeClair|July 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I decided it was farce and not consistent with the satiric tone of the rest of the film.
So you had to get the ironic attitude toward the media before you could grasp the satiric manhandling of the politicians.
Dozens of popular comics in the past half century have worked in the same satiric vein.
Ordinary narrative poems with no satiric intent were decked in Hudibrastic couplets for the sake of a superficial cleverness.
But of the hordes of scribblers that followed in the wake of Hudibras, scarcely any possessed Butler's sense of satiric propriety.
Even in his creative work he had a satiric bent; his early training and associations, too, had been in journalistic satire.
On the original fabric of Bierce's mind the satiric strand has encroached more than the design allows.
With him painting was an instrument to disseminate the inventions of his poetic-satiric humour; it was a form of speech to him.The History of Modern Painting, Volume 1 (of 4)|Richard Muther