(1) The more directly Andersen's tales draw on his own emotional vulnerabilities or satirize his contemporaries, the more powerful they are.(2) They knew that their society needed to progress, and just to satirize it all the time wasn't going to do that.(3) Their actions, inactions, mistakes, goofy procedures and right-wing tendencies are there - just waiting to be satirized .(4) The play tears a strip off beauty pageants, satirizing their supermodel-thin take on what qualifies as beauty.(5) Those things that the nation once glorified it now derides and satirizes .(6) She teases, criticizes and satirizes American democracy, but she cares so much it's positively palpable.(7) The play satirized the nobility and made a commoner - a haircutter, no less - the protagonist.(8) He was taken by the idea of lampooning the soaps, but was ultimately more interested in satirizing our celebrity-obsessed culture.(9) The English political parties and religious denominations are satirized in the description of the wearers of high heels and low heels, and of the controversy on the question whether eggs should be broken at the big or small end.(10) As critically self-reflective as she always is, Rose also satirizes the role of the artist as muse and siren, by presenting herself as both subject and object of desire.(11) Goodman satirizes the naÔö£┬╗vetÔö£┬« and narcissism of that era's utopianism with enormous wit.(12) She suggests that the article is a horribly offensive diatribe that grossly over-generalises in its satirisation of the downtrodden Ulster underclass.(13) He satirizes a variety of targets and yet none more than himself.(14) The first version of the play used the story line of a senior official's abduction by a Mafia boss as a prelude to the main plot which satirized politicians and gangsters.(15) Isaac seems to access a switch for historical replay as he satirizes values, ideas and events of the post-Second World War era.(16) After several years of worrying about how to respond to the war, the motion picture industry even generated a movie satirizing its own anxiety.