Stories by Will Durst

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Posted on: Dec 22, 2015, Source: AlterNet

We have uncovered a few of the family traditions the presidential candidates plan on practicing this joyous season.

Posted on: Jun 24, 2015, Source: AlterNet

The pontiff's recent views on the environment have some calling him either the Green Pope or Comrade Pope.

Posted on: Jun 6, 2015, Source: AlterNet

The ups and downs of getting older.

Posted on: Dec 22, 2014, Source: AlterNet

If Jeb Bush leaning, considering, exploring — but we know what that means.

Posted on: Dec 7, 2014, Source: AlterNet

These events were just waiting to be lampooned.

Posted on: Nov 25, 2014, Source: AlterNet

From Obama to the new Congress, it's the gift that keeps on giving.

Posted on: Sep 22, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Anyone depending that much on an accessory for their identity doesn’t need a new phone -- they need a new life.

Posted on: Aug 10, 2014, Source: AlterNet

This August, Congress is, in essence, taking a vacation from nothing.

Posted on: Aug 2, 2014, Source: AlterNet

By suing the Chief Executive, you’re not just opening any box of worms; you’re opening Pandora’s box of worms.

Posted on: Jul 29, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Republicans are quick to attack the president to hide the fact they haven't done anything themselves.

Posted on: Jun 22, 2014, Source: AlterNet

'Make your own red and yellow cards and hold them up when you need snacks,' and other (hilarious) tips.

Posted on: Jun 8, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Yes, the Zombie Apocalypse has materialized and we are it.

Posted on: May 31, 2014, Source: AlterNet

The lords of a vast oil empire are buying up our entire democracy with a fraction of their fortune.

Posted on: Apr 21, 2014, Source: AlterNet

We’re running out of toxic methods to kill people legally, and so the govt. has taken to hiding what's in its special sauce.

Posted on: Mar 16, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Even the GOP can’t decide if he’s a hopeless novice or a demagoguing dictator.

Posted on: Mar 2, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Sure, the governor vetoed what would have been a religious Jim Crow—but for all the wrong reasons.

Posted on: Feb 9, 2014, Source: AlterNet

The sandwich chain uses an additive in its bread whose principle use lies in the production of plastic foam products like yoga mats and sneaker soles.

Posted on: Aug 31, 2013, Source: AlterNet

For 120 years, Labor Day has been the red-headed stepchild of holidays. As glamorous as the guy with a shovel following a mule in a parade.

Posted on: Jun 29, 2013, Source: AlterNet

You are one notarized slip of paper away from joining the heterosexual world in horrible matrimony.

Posted on: Feb 3, 2013, Source: AlterNet

It's awards season, so this seems the perfect time to weigh in with the barnacle on the belly of the awards ship: the 15th annual Will Durst Political Animal Awards.

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