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Caricaturist/ Roman Genn on Current Issues of the Day

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Roman Genn (born May 17, 1972, Moscow) is an American artist. He is most well known for his illustrations for the conservative magazine National Review, of which he is a contributing editor. Genn grew up in Moscow and moved to the United States in 1991. While living in the USSR he was repeatedly arrested for publicly exhibiting anti-government caricatures.Besides the National Review, Genn's work has appeared in the Los Angeles Times, the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, Chicago  Tribune,Baltimore Sun, New York Daily News, International Herald Tribune, Newsday, Newsweek, Harper/Collins, Penguin Group (USA), Saatchi & Saatchi, TV Guide,Barron's, and The American Lawyer, among others. There was an uproar during the Clinton years when Genn depicted Bill Clinton, Hillary Clinton and Al Gore on a  National Review cover titled "The Manchurian Candidates."Genn's covers depicting Sonia Sotomayor as a Buddha and President Barack Obama as a proctologist produced similar responses.I  For more information on Roman Genn, go here: http://www.rgenn.com/     This show sponsored by Studentsforabtterfuture.com

Credits: Opening Song Ann Wolf  "America

Closing song  "I Believe, Our father" Martin Niviera

 

 

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