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Author Litt, David, 1986- author
Title Thanks, Obama : my hopey changey White House years / David Litt
Published New York : Ecco, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers [2017]
 Rodman Main Adult Biography  L776d    AVAILABLE
Descript 310 pages : illustration ; 24 cm
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Summary "At age twenty-four, Litt became one of the youngest White House speechwriters in history. Along with remarks on issues like climate change and criminal justice reform, Litt also served as the president's go-to comedy writer, taking the lead on several monologues for the White House Correspondents' Dinner, the so-called State of the Union of jokes."--Dust flap
Contents A note regarding facts -- Introduction. Arugula on Air Force One -- pt. I.. Obamabot. The rapture ; How to not land a White House job ; Cleared to work ; the corridors of power ; The salmon in the toilet ; Is Obama toast? ; Going Eastwood ; That first real taste of blood -- pt. II.. Our (teensy) place in history. Hitler and Lips ; Juice in purgatory ; The holy war ; In the barrel ; Bucket ; The big rock candy mountain ; The finish line ; Epilogue. Squishing the scorpion
Subject Litt, David, 1986-
Obama, Barack -- Friends and associates
Obama, Barack -- Humor
Presidents -- United States -- Staff -- Biography
Speechwriters -- United States -- Biography
Humorists, American -- 21st century -- Biography
Political satire, American
United States -- Politics and government -- 2009- -- Humor
ISBN 9780062568458

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