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  • booksreddit.com:Let Me Off at the Top!: My Classy Life and Other Musings

    Let Me Off at the Top!: My Classy Life and Other Musings

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    The autobiography every true American has been waiting for: a shockingly candid and raw confessional from a national treasure.From his humble beginnings in a desolate Iowa coal mining town, his years at Our Lady Queen of Chewbacca High School to his odds-defying climb to the dizzying heights of becoming America’s most trusted and beloved television News Anchor, Ron Burgundy pulls no punches in Let Me Off at the Top! In his very own words Burgundy reveals his most private thoughts, his triumph…


  • booksreddit.com:William Shakespeare's Star Wars

    William Shakespeare’s Star Wars

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    Reimagined in glorious iambic pentameter—and complete with twenty gorgeous Elizabethan illustrations—William Shakespeare’s Star Wars will astound and edify Rebels and Imperials alike. Zounds! This is the book you’re looking for.Return once more to a galaxy far, far away with this sublime retelling of George Lucas’s epic Star Wars in the style of the immortal Bard of Avon. The saga of a wise (Jedi) knight and an evil (Sith) lord, of a beautiful princess held captive and a young hero coming of …


  • booksreddit.com:America Again: Re-becoming the Greatness We Never Weren't

    America Again: Re-becoming the Greatness We Never Weren’t

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    Book store nation, in the history of mankind there has never been a greater country than America. You could say we’re the #1 nation at being the best at greatness.But as perfect as America is in every single way, America is broken! And we can’t exchange it because we’re 236 years past the 30-day return window. Look around–we don’t make anything anymore, we’ve mortgaged our future to China, and the Apologist-in-Chief goes on world tours just to bow before foreign leaders. Worse, the L.A. Four…


  • booksreddit.com:GatFacts? The Book!: A satire of Firearms Myths

    GatFacts? The Book!: A satire of Firearms Myths

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    Have you ever watched a movie and wondered how the hero managed to cram twenty shots into a six shooter? Has the guy at your gun shop espoused the “clear advantages” of a one hundred year old design to the exclusion of all others, despite advances in firearms technology? There is no doubt that you have seen someone on the news get all twitterpated over “military grade assault weapons on our streets”. GatFacts™, the Internet’s most trusted source of bad gun advice, aims to catch the essence …


  • booksreddit.com:You Are Not So Smart: Why You Have Too Many Friends on Facebook

    You Are Not So Smart: Why You Have Too Many Friends on Facebook, Why Your Memory Is Mostly Fictio…

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    An entertaining illumination of the stupid beliefs that make us feel wise. You believe you are a rational, logical being who sees the world as it really is, but journalist David McRaney is here to tell you that you’re as deluded as the rest of us. But that’s OK- delusions keep us sane. You Are Not So Smart is a celebration of self-delusion. It’s like a psychology class, with all the boring parts taken out, and with no homework.Based on the popular blog of the same name, You Are Not So …


  • booksreddit.com:Zeus Grants Stupid Wishes: A No-Bullshit Guide to World Mythology

    Zeus Grants Stupid Wishes: A No-Bullshit Guide to World Mythology

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    From the creator of Myths Retold comes a hilarious collection of Greek, Norse, Chinese and even Sumerian myths retold in their purest, bawdiest forms!All our lives, we’ve been fed watered-down, PC versions of the classic myths. In reality, mythology is more screwed up than a schizophrenic shaman doing hits of unidentified…wait, it all makes sense now. In Zeus Grants Stupid Wishes, Cory O’Brien, creator of Myths RETOLD!, sets the stories straight. These are rude, crude, totally sacred texts to…


  • booksreddit.com:101 Facts You Can't Prove Aren't Not True

    101 Facts You Can’t Prove Aren’t Not True

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    As seen on The Chive, College Humor, and Reddit’s front page. Are you tired of the truth? Join the fact resistance that’s caught the world by storm! Amuse your friends, fool your family, and make your nemesis look downright stupid! Dazzle that cute girl sitting next to you with one improbable fact after another, arousing her to impossible heights of ecstasy! 101 Facts You Can’t Prove includes timeless classics and all of your favorite hits, such as: If asked, a cop legally has to tell you …


  • booksreddit.com:Scarne's New Complete Guide to Gambling

    Scarne’s New Complete Guide to Gambling

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    The world still recognizes the legendary John Scarne as the most authoritative expert on gambling who ever lived. Author of dozens of books On the subject Scarne Collected and distilled everything he knew in this, the most comprehensive book on gambling ever written. Since its publication in 1961 and subsequent new editions, “Scarne’s New Complete Guide to Gambling” has been far and away the best-selling book of its kind.As gambling consultant to several governments and many of the world’s to…


  • booksreddit.com:All the Countries We've Ever Invaded: And the Few We Never Got Round To

    All the Countries We’ve Ever Invaded: And the Few We Never Got Round To

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    Packed with thought-provoking and intriguing facts, an entertaining look at the UK’s imperial past as you’ve never seen it before Out of 193 countries that are currently UN member states, the UK has invaded or fought conflicts in the territory of 171. That’s not far off a massive, jaw-dropping 90 percent. Not too many Britons know that the UK invaded Iran in World War II with the Soviets. You can be fairly sure a lot more Iranians do. Or what about the time they arrived with elephants to inva…


  • booksreddit.com:Light Wars!

    Light Wars!

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    THIS IS A GAME BY TIGER ELECTRONICS. PLAYS UP TO 4 PLAYERS OR LESS. HAS DIFFERENT MODES AND LOTS OF FUN.


  • booksreddit.com:What If?: Serious Scientific Answers to Absurd Hypothetical Questions

    What If?: Serious Scientific Answers to Absurd Hypothetical Questions

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    From the creator of the wildly popular webcomic xkcd, hilarious and informative answers to important questions you probably never thought to ask. Millions of people visit xkcd.com each week to read Randall Munroe’s iconic webcomic. His stick-figure drawings about science, technology, language, and love have a large and passionate following. Fans of xkcd ask Munroe a lot of strange questions. What if you tried to hit a baseball pitched at 90 percent the speed of light? How fast can you hit a…


  • booksreddit.com:Toddlers Are A**holes: It's Not Your Fault

    Toddlers Are A**holes: It’s Not Your Fault

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    Toddler a**holery is a normal part of human development—not unlike puberty, except this stage involves throwing food on the floor and taking swings at people who pay your way in life. For parents of toddlers, it’s a “you better laugh so you don’t cry” period. Bunmi Laditan’s hilarious, satirical guide to toddlerhood offers parents instant (and very welcome) comic relief—along with the very good news that “It’s Not Your Fault.” Chapters cover the cost of raising a toddler, feeding your toddler…


  • booksreddit.com:The Onion Book of Known Knowledge: A Definitive Encyclopaedia Of Existing Information

    The Onion Book of Known Knowledge: A Definitive Encyclopaedia Of Existing Information

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    Are you a witless cretin with no reason to live? Would you like to know more about every piece of knowledge ever? Do you have cash? Then congratulations, because just in time for the death of the print industry as we know it comes the final book ever published, and the only one you will ever need: The Onion’s compendium of all things known.Replete with an astonishing assemblage of facts, illustrations, maps, charts, threats, blood, and additional fees to edify even the most simple-minded book…


  • booksreddit.com:Our Dumb Century: The Onion Presents 100 Years of Headlines from America's Finest News Source

    Our Dumb Century: The Onion Presents 100 Years of Headlines from America’s Finest News Source

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    The Onion has quickly become the world’s most popular humor publication, misinforming half a million readers a week with one-of-a-kind social satire both in print (on newsstands nationwide) and online from its remote office in Madison, Wisconsin.Witness the march of history as Editor-in-Chief Scott Dikkers and The Onion’s award-winning writing staff present the twentieth century like you’ve never seen it before.


  • booksreddit.com:Made in America: An Informal History of the English Language in the United States

    Made in America: An Informal History of the English Language in the United States

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    Bill Bryson, bestselling author of The Mother Tongue, now celebrates its magnificent offspring in the book that reveals once and for all how a dusty western hamlet with neither woods nor holly came to be known as Hollywood . . . and exactly why Mr. Yankee Doodle called his befeathered cap “Macaroni.”


  • booksreddit.com:The Bro Code

    The Bro Code

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    Everyone’s life is governed by an internal code of conduct. Some call it morality. Others call it religion. But Bros in the know call this holy grail The Bro Code. Historically a spoken tradition passed from one generation to the next, the official code of conduct for Bros appears here in its published form for the first time ever. By upholding the tenets of this sacred and legendary document, any dude can learn to achieve Bro-dom.


  • booksreddit.com:God

    God, No!: Signs You May Already Be an Atheist and Other Magical Tales

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    Not only can the man rant, he can write. From the larger, louder half of the world-famous magic duo Penn & Teller comes a scathingly funny reinterpretation of The Ten Commandments. They are The Penn Commandments, and they reveal one outrageous and opinionated atheist’s experience in the world. In this rollicking yet honest account of a godless existence, Penn takes readers on a roller coaster of exploration and flips conventional religious wisdom on its ear to reveal that doubt, skepticism, a…


  • booksreddit.com:Lamb: The Gospel According to Biff

    Lamb: The Gospel According to Biff, Christ’s Childhood Pal

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    The birth of Jesus has been well chronicled, as have his glorious teachings, acts, and divine sacrifice after his thirtieth birthday. But no one knows about the early life of the Son of God, the missing years — except Biff, the Messiah’s best bud, who has been resurrected to tell the story in the divinely hilarious yet heartfelt work “reminiscent of Vonnegut and Douglas Adams” (Philadelphia Inquirer).Verily, the story Biff has to tell is a miraculous one, filled with remarkable journeys, mag…


  • booksreddit.com:The History of the World According to Facebook

    The History of the World According to Facebook

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    In August 2010, Wylie Overstreet published a satirical article called “If Historical Events Had Facebook Statuses” on the website CoolMaterial.com. Within a month, it had received 3 million views and had been “liked” by 120,000 Facebook users. In A WORLD HISTORY ACCORDING TO FACEBOOK, Overstreet expands this concept into a full-length history of the world, from its creation up through to the present day, as if Facebook had existed all along and Abraham Lincoln had written a status update abo…


  • booksreddit.com:America Again: Re-becoming the Greatness We Never Weren't

    America Again: Re-becoming the Greatness We Never Weren’t

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    What the FUCK do we do if Trump doesn’t win this thing? I am not kidding when I say I would give my life fighting against this globalist syndicate. I guess I’ll be buying guns soon.• /r/The_Donald
    Book store nation, in the history of mankind there has never been a greater country than America. You could say we’re the #1 nation at being the best at greatness.But as perfect as America is in every single way, America is broken! And we can’t exchange it because we’re 236 years past the 30-day return window. Look around–we don’t make anything anymore, we’ve mortgaged our future to China, and the Apologist-in-Chief goes on world tours just to bow before foreign leaders. Worse, the L.A. Four…