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  • booksreddit.com:Lies: And the Lying Liars Who Tell Them: A Fair and Balanced Look at the Right

    Lies: And the Lying Liars Who Tell Them: A Fair and Balanced Look at the Right

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    Dear The Donald: Jesus wasn’t white. *Trigger warning*
    Listen to Al Franken as interviewed by Dan Susskind of Another Perspective on VoiceAmerica.com!Get the free Real PlayerAl Franken, one of our “savviest satirists” (People), has been studying the rhetoric of the Right. He has listened to their cries of “slander,” “bias,” and even “treason.” He has examined the Bush administration’s policies of squandering our surplus, ravaging the environment, and alienating the rest of the world. He’s even watched Fox News. A lot.And, in this fair and balance…


  • booksreddit.com:The Complete Worst-Case Scenario Survival Handbook

    The Complete Worst-Case Scenario Survival Handbook

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    The worst of the worst, all in one place! This deluxe desk reference includes a hardbound volume of the most popular scenarios from all 11 Worst-Case Scenario handbooks, plus the entire contents of all the books on a fully searchable CD. Avoid the perils of mountain lions and blind dates, avalanches and teenage driving lessons, runaway golf carts and Christmas turkeys on firea remedy for every crisis the worst-case experts have anticipated is now only a click away. The CD also contains newly …


  • booksreddit.com:The Best Democracy Money Can Buy

    The Best Democracy Money Can Buy

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    “Palast is astonishing, he gets the real evidence no one else has the guts to dig up.” Vincent Bugliosi, author of None Dare Call it Treason and Helter SkelterAward-winning investigative journalist Greg Palast digs deep to unearth the ugly facts that few reporters working anywhere in the world today have the courage or ability to cover. From East Timor to Waco, he has exposed some of the most egregious cases of political corruption, corporate fraud, and financial manipulation in the US and ab…


  • booksreddit.com:Sweet Jesus

    Sweet Jesus, I Hate Bill O’Reilly

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    Bill O’Reilly is a man who believes he is a voice of reason. He calls for boycotting Canada, says Adolf Hitler would have been a card-carrying member of the ACLU, and thinks Hurricane Katrina victims seen carrying televisions should be shot on sight. Amann and Breuer – the creators of the hugely popular website www.sweetjesusihatebilloreilly.com — take a close look at O’Reilly’s own assertions and arguments — taken from his TV and radio shows, books and columns — to expose him for what he is:…


  • booksreddit.com:Eats

    Eats, Shoots & Leaves: The Zero Tolerance Approach to Punctuation

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    We all know the basics of punctuation. Or do we? A look at most neighborhood signage tells a different story. Through sloppy usage and low standards on the internet, in email, and now text messages, we have made proper punctuation an endangered species. In Eats, Shoots & Leaves, former editor Lynne Truss dares to say, in her delightfully urbane, witty, and very English way, that it is time to look at our commas and semicolons and see them as the wonderful and necessary things they are. This i…


  • booksreddit.com:1984 (Signet Classics)

    1984 (Signet Classics)

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    Announcement: We are so high energy we rolled the vote counter back to zero!
    Written in 1948, 1984 was George Orwell’s chilling prophecy about the future. And while 1984 has come and gone, his dystopian vision of a government that will do anything to control the narrative is timelier than ever…“The Party told you to reject the evidence of your eyes and ears. It was their final, most essential command.”Winston Smith toes the Party line, rewriting history to satisfy the demands of the Ministry of Truth. With each lie he writes, Winston grows to hate the Party that see… more about book…


  • booksreddit.com:Alfie's Home

    Alfie’s Home

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    Book by Cohen, Richard A.


  • booksreddit.com:The Dots and Boxes Game: Sophisticated Child's Play

    The Dots and Boxes Game: Sophisticated Child’s Play

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    The game of Dots-and-Boxes, the popular game in which two players take turns connecting an array of dots to form squares, or “boxes” has long been considered merely a child’s game. In this book, however, the author reveals the surprising complexity of the game, along with advanced strategies that will allow the reader to win at any level of gameplay desired. This book is an essential guide to the game of Dots-and-Boxes and its mathematical underpinnings. Chapters of strategy are interspersed …