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Will Durst      

Five-Time Emmy Nominee & Well-Known Political Satirist

The New York Times has called Will Durst, "quite possibly the best political comedian working in the country today." He writes a nationally syndicated humor column, is a frequent contributor on CNN, MSNBC & Fox News, and continues to tour

A 5 time Emmy nominee and seven time consecutive nominee for the American Comedy Awards Stand Up of the Year, Durst is a regular commentator on NPR, CNN, and C-SPAN. He has appeared on television over 800 times including "Late Night with David Letterman," Comedy Central, HBO and Showtime.

His first book, “The All American Sport of Bipartisan Bashing” was taken from his hit Off- Broadway one- man show of the same name and another book was made out of his 2012 one- man show “Elect to Laugh,” which ran for 41 weeks in San Francisco. Durst is the author of two more books, five cd's, and has performed his tribute to Baby Boomers “BoomeRaging: From LSD to OMG” in theaters across the nation.

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Comedy For People Who Read Or Know Someone Who Does

You Can't Make Stuff Up Like This

Ring Toss for Aliens

Durst Case Scenario

The All-American Sport of Bipartisan Bashing


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The Oregonian calls Will Durst, "the thinking man's comic," and on Saturday night , July 20, the political satirist and 5 time Emmy nominee will be thinking out loud ...

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