Screw You Humor

Lubow, Arthur
October 1978
New Republic;10/21/78, Vol. 179 Issue 17, p18
Characterizes the brand and type of humor used in the journals, motion pictures, television programs and newspapers of the U.S.-based company National Lampoon. Humorous portrayal of women, blacks and homosexuals; Popularity and writing style of Lampoon writers including Fran Lebowitz and Woody Allen; Implications of the brand of humor popularized by the Lampoon on culture on society.


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