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Myths, Lies, and Downright Stupidity: Get Out the Shovel--Why Everything You Know Is Wrong

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A mericas favorite investigative reporter, John Stossel, tackles our favorite myths in his characteristic style and challenges us to look at life differently. Myths and Misconceptions covered in the book include: lIs the media unbiased lAre our schools helping or hurting our kids lDo singles have a better sex life than married people lDo we have less free time than we used to lIs outsourcing bad for American workers lSuburban sprawl is ruining America. lMoney makes people happier. lThe world is too crowded. lWere drowning in garbage. lProfiteering is evil. lSweatshops exploit people. John Stossel takes on these and many more misconceptions, misunderstandings, and plain old stupidity in this collection that will offer much to love for Give Me a Break fans, and show everyone why conventional wisdomeconomic, political, or socialis often wrong.

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ISBN:
9781401387402
Subtitle:
Get Out the Shovel--Why Everything You Know Is Wrong
Publisher:
Hyperion
Read by:
Stossel, John
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Stossel, John
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Author
Author:
Hyperion Assorted Authors
Author:
Stossel, 20/20's John
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Assorted Authors, Hyperion
Author:
Stossel, John
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Stossel John
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Stossel Of Abc 20/20, John
Subject:
Essays
Subject:
Political Process - General
Subject:
Government - State & Provincial
Subject:
Media Studies
Subject:
General Current Events
Subject:
Politics-Political Science
Subject:
General Fiction
Edition Description:
Audio
Abridged:
Y
Publication Date:
20070501
Binding:
CD-audio
Grade Level:
from 8 up to 17
Language:
English
Dimensions:
1 x 1 x 1 in 1 lb
Media Run Time:
180
Age Level:
from 13 up to 99

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History and Social Science » Politics » General
History and Social Science » Politics » Political Science
History and Social Science » Social Science » Essays
History and Social Science » Sociology » Media

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