Comedian Will Durst brings laughs to the contentious 2012 Presidential Election race. Famed political satirist and five-time Emmy nominee Will Durst, hailed by¬†The New York Times¬†as "possibly the best political comic in the country," has configured a career spanning multiple forms of media commentary and over 800 television appearances. Join him at The Commonwealth Club as he gives an undoubtedly entertaining account of his life and work.¬† "
The New York Times has called Will Durst ‚Äúquite possibly the best political comedian working in the country today.‚ÄĚ He now tours the country with his new one-man show, ‚ÄúBoomeRaging: From LSD to OMG,‚ÄĚ is featured in the comedian documentary 3 Still Standing, writes a nationally syndicated humor column, and contributes to CNN, MSNBC, and Fox News. Durst has written three books, told jokes in 16 countries, released five CDs, racked up 800+ television appearances, been fired by PBS three times, the San Francisco Examiner twice, and despite universal reproach, continues to squeeze ketchup onto his hot dog.