Send a Tweet
Most Popular Choices

SHARE More Sharing

Steve Young  (View How Many People Read This)

Facebook page url on login Profile not filled in       Twitter page url on login Profile not filled in       Linkedin page url on login Profile not filled in       Instagram page url on login Profile not filled in


Volunteer a little time and make a big difference

Become a Fan
Become a Fan.
You'll get emails whenever I post articles on OpEdNews

As talk show host, non-fiction author and novelist, newspaper columnist, award-winning television writer and filmmaker, Steve Young just may be one of America's busiest and most versatile talents.

Icons from a myriad of fields stepped forward to share their remarkable stories of success built from adversity in Steve's inspiring book, "Great Failures of the Extremely Successful" (Tallfellow Press). Published internationally, "Great Failures..." and has become required reading in the Wharton School of Business Masters Program and made Steve a highly requested speaker on the college and corporate circuit.

His "All The News That's Fit To Spoof " column appeared every Sunday for years on the L.A. Daily News Oped Page. Refusing to be limited by any medium or particular political side of the aisle, as political editor for National Lampoon Steve created the mega-popular, right-sided web site, and was one of the original hosts at L.A.'s Home of Progressive Talk, KTLK AM1150.

An award-winning prime time television writer, Young's work has been seen on such television programs as ABC’s "Boy Meets World," CBS’s "Cybill," HBO Family’s "Crashbox," Disney’s "The Smart Guy," and the Tonight Show with Jay Leno.

With his wacky children’s novel, "Winchell Mink...The Misadventure Begins" (Harper-Collins) on the shelves and the award-winning "15 Minutes" (Harper-Collins) he has become a hot bet with kids, parents and schools. Steve has appeared all over national TV - from the Today Show to Bill O'Reilly - and radio pitching his own brand of satirical punditry with is political mayhem appearing on the pages of national newspapers like the Los Angeles Times, Philadelphia Inquirer and The New York Times, as well as on his own blog at

To top it off, he took Hollywood power brokers to task with his hit cult film, "My Dinner With Ovitz." Not necessarily terribly focused, Steve has even written standup material of the inimitable Libertarian Presidential nominee, Bob Barr.

With boundless energy and enthusiasm, we can expect the name of America’s champion of failure to appear on an ever-growing number books lining the shelves of bookstores nationwide.*

*And hopefully, one day, we can stop him writing his name on all those books.

OpEdNews Member for 397 week(s) and 2 day(s)

5 Articles, 0 Quick Links, 1 Comments, 0 Diaries, 0 Polls

Articles Listed By Date   List By Popularity
Search Title           
Date Between and
From ImagesAttr
(1 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Saturday, January 10, 2015
Je Suis Satire I know many satirists. I don't know any of them who would consider themselves innocent. In fact they would take that as an insult. But to become targets for assassination, at best, would be a source for even more satirization.
SHARE More Sharing        Friday, February 8, 2013
Neshaminy School District: Dollars Above Kids Safety Bucks County, home to such literary giants as James Michener and Pearl Buck, is also home to a school district that is crafting an embarrassing non-fiction story of financial irresponsibility and worse, child neglect.
(3 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Friday, August 3, 2012
Glamor, Guts and Gams: Why Mika Should Never Take a Vacation Mika Brzezinski was off this week and I just can't take it.
From ImagesAttr
(1 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Thursday, July 26, 2012
Help Stop the Suffering of Richard Lewis (Shocking Video Included) Richard Lewis reveals the stark truth about lying to the American public. Fact are being tortured!
SHARE More Sharing        Sunday, June 17, 2012
Hollywood Exclaims: Stop Mistreating Deceptive Politicians! (Video Included Below) Can comedian and actor, Richard Lewis, talk politicians into being honest? Probably not, but that's not keeping Lewis, Paula Poundstone, Paul Rodriguez and a band of top comics and actors from giving it a shot by appearing in a series of satirical public service announcements (first one here) endorsing the nonpartisan,, a nonpartisan offshoot of the Annenberg Public Policy Center. Flackcheck, the sister site of