Dan Geddes

Dan Geddes

Show BioHide BioWebsiteDan Geddes is the author of The Satirist: Volume 1 and the editor of the online journal The Satirist: America's Most Critical Journal, an astonishing collection of satires, reviews, reviews of imaginary works, fiction, essays, poems, and satirical news. Geddes' satire and serious criticism in The Satirist online has been widely cited in books, English courses, academic papers and journals, newspapers, and websites. Geddes has written for the Cleveland Plain Dealer, the Dry Bones Review, and The Modern Word. His satirical work has also appeared in GlossyNews.com and HarryBalls.com. Geddes has also written several unpublished works, including a literary comic novel, a feature-length screenplay, and a collection of European travel stories. He lives in Amsterdam.

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Thomas Pynchon

Thomas Pynchon

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Thomas Pynchon is one of the most influential and critically revered American novelists of his time. Pynchon’s verbal virtuosity, multi-dimensional erudition, and anarchic sense of humor have earned him the title of “bard of the counterculture.R... More »

Trump Deep State

Thank God for the Deep State

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Thank god for the Deep State! If I thought Trump were really in charge, I wouldn’t sleep well at night. I have to say that with Trump as President I have new found appreciation for what is now called the Deep State, or what has variously been called the “p... More »

Are You a Conspiracy Theorist? Take The Test

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By Dan Geddes 12 September 2006 Are you a conspiracy theorist? Please take this self-test. If you frequently read internet news, then you may have unwittingly become a “conspiracy theorist.” Test Instructions Please check the box of the answer that... More »


Inherent Vice

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Written and Directed by Paul Thomas Anderson Review by Dan Geddes 21 April 2017 Inherent Vice (2014) is a long, quirky, uneven comedy; your enjoyment of it depends on your enthusiasm for early 1970s stoner culture, as well as your attitude about Pynchon’s u... More »


Anti-Trump Groups Say: “We Love the CIA”

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WASHINGTON – “God Bless the CIA” read the large banner above the crowd in Lafayette Square in Washington, DC, right across from the White House. A group of more than 300 Anti-Trump protestors were showing their support for the CIA, the fabled America... More »

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