Penn Jillette, H.L. Mencken research fellow, is the louder, larger half of Emmy-winning magic/comedy team Penn & Teller. He and Teller co-hosted the hit Showtime series, “Penn & Teller: Bullshit!” for eight seasons. He is a frequent guest on CNN, MSNBC and Fox News.

More from Penn Jillette

Commentary

Is Obama Skidding or Crashing?

CNN.com. April 1, 2009.

Prestidigitation and Politics: How Do They Do That?

Los Angeles Times. October 8, 2003.

Cato Reviews & Journals

How I Became a Libertarian

Cato's Letter. Spring 2016.

Dubya’s Happy Message to Me

Regulation. Winter 2003.

Politicians and Magicians

Regulation. Fall 2003.