Writer Ann Coulter was born in New York City on December 8, 1961. She graduated with honors from Cornell University School of Arts and Sciences and received a J.D. from the University of Michigan Law School. She practiced law in New York City, worked for the Senate Judiciary Committee, and was a litigator with the Center for Individual Rights in Washington, D.C. She has written numerous books including High Crimes and Misdemeanors: The Case Against Bill Clinton (1998), Slander: Liberal Lies About the American Right (2002), and If Democrats Had Any Brains, They'd Be Republicans (2007). Her more recent works include Demonic: How the Liberal Mob Is Endangering America (2011) and Mugged: Racial Demagoguery from the Seventies to Obama (2012). She also writes a column for the Universal Press Syndicate.