National Press Club

Sixteen Scandals

November 14, 2002

About This Video

Run time: 60 minutes

Mr. Strauss and Ms. Newport talked about the book they co-authored Sixteen Scandals: 20 Years of Sex, Lies and Other Habits of Our Great Leaders, published by Sourcebooks Trade. They co-founded Capitol Steps Comedy Troupe which does musical parodies of Washington politics. The book includes an audio CD of their songs. The book is also about the recent history of scandals in national politics and how humor has changed.