BBC crawler says satirist O’Rourke has passed away at age 74.
RIP. Fascinating person.
RIP. Met him once. cool guy
Maybe the most brilliant and funny satirist of the last 50 years. Always spoke highly of his Miami education and time in Oxford.
A fine Toledoan. He had been working on a history of the the City of Toledo for the last 20 years or so. We’ll see if it ever comes out.
Love and Honor to PJ O’Rourke.
A huge loss. Here is a fine appreciation: