Examples of satirize in a Sentence
The book satirizes contemporary life.
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The most recent first pets, Obama family dogs Bo and Sunny, have been even satirized on late night talk shows and the pair of Portuguese water dogs left their posts with high popularity, despite Bo's occasional tendency to steal the spotlight.
But this time, their goal was to satirize Facebook’s cryptic regulations, which have made the company a target of vehement public criticism in a society historically suspicious of censorship in all forms.
Written by Mark Russell and drawn by Steve Pugh, and despite bearing Hanna-Barbera’s stamp of approval, the series satirizes the Flintstones universe itself, questioning the easy consolations this series has long provided.
The French historian and philosopher Voltaire sat in the Bastille for a year for daring to satirize an aristocrat.
But just below the game’s (incredibly flatulent) surface lies the true spirit of South Park, a pox-on-all-your-houses mentality in which the things people hold dearest are the things that must be satirized mercilessly.
Frears keeps most of this in the realm of comedy — scandalized aristocrats are satirized for their cartoon bigotry (one of these, Olivia Williams, is a very fine actress who is usually given more to do).
But the North is not motivated solely by politics: Its most famous cyberattack came in 2014, against Sony Pictures Entertainment, in a largely successful effort to block the release of a movie that satirized Mr. Kim.
Some critique indirectly, as in, say, the femininity-satirizing works of Sarah Lucas.
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