One-Minute Book Reviews

January 8, 2008

‘The Real Republican Dictionary’ — Humor for the Presidential Primary Season

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“Patriot Act: Protecting the nation against the twin evils of terrorists and library patrons.”
— A definition from The Real Republican Dictionary

A quick primary-season reminder: Robert Lasner satirizes what he calls “Republican English” in The Real Republican Dictionary (Ig Publishing, 103 pp., $9.95, paperback), a small-format humor book that defines words from “abortion” to “zealot” from a hypothetical GOP perspective. (“Founding Fathers: Ronald Reagan, Rush Limbaugh and Newt Gingrich.”) To read the review posted on this site in June, click here

© 2008 Janice Harayda. All rights reserved.


  1. Best review for me!

    Comment by rnopporn — January 10, 2008 @ 5:21 am | Reply

  2. Thanks so much for noticing. I wish there were a book called “The Real Democrat Dictionary,” too, don’t you?

    Comment by 1minutebookreviewswordpresscom — January 10, 2008 @ 9:55 am | Reply

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