Spy: The Funny Years
- Current Status
- In Season
- Kurt Andersen, Graydon Carter, George Kalogerakis
We gave it a B+
Three of the original editors of the literate, meticulous, and merciless late-’80s mag recount its rise and fall.
Snarkiness, The Daily Show, The Onion…hell, ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY.
A jaunty, upbeat peek inside a satiric institution, with classic articles and tales of antagonizing Donald Trump. Still, the authors can be coy about their own office politics in a way Spy never would have tolerated.