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The Daily Show with Jon Stewart Presents Earth (the Book): A Visitor's Guide to the Human Race
The Daily Show with Jon Stewart Presents Earth (the Book): A Visitor's Guide to the Human Race
by Jon Stewart
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You already know from the title whether you want this book. If you love The Daily Show, Jon Stewart, and their first book, America (the Book), then prepare yourself for a hilarious, tear-stained laugh-fest that will send neighbors running with alarm... (read more)

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Why Not Me?
Why Not Me?
by Al Franken
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Updated with more on the real race in 2000! First came Theodore White's The Making of the President, 1960. Then All the President's Men. Now the searing chronicle that will forever change the way we view the man and the office... Why Not Me... (read more)

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Cancel Your Own Goddam Subscription: Notes & Asides from the National Review
Cancel Your Own Goddam Subscription: Notes & Asides from the National Review
by William Buckley
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Who knew that William F. Buckley Jr., the quintessential conservative, invented the blog decades before the World Wide Web came into existence? National Review, like nearly all magazines, has always published letters from readers. In 1967 the magazine... (read more)

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America Again: Re-Becoming the Greatness We Never Weren't
America Again: Re-Becoming the Greatness We Never Weren't
by Stephen Colbert
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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... (read more)

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Lizz Free or Die: Essays
Lizz Free or Die: Essays
by Lizz Winstead
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The bestselling author of The Between Boyfriends Book and an award-winning writer for Sex and the City and Modern Family takes a hilarious, heartbreaking look at marriage Cindy Chupack has spent much of her adult life writing about dating and... (read more)

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America (the Book): A Citizen's Guide to Democracy Inaction, Teacher's Edition
America (the Book): A Citizen's Guide to Democracy Inaction, Teacher's Edition
by Jon Stewart
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Why do we love America so much? For the much-celebrated naked pictures of Supreme Court justices? The flashbacks to those stultifyingly dull high school textbooks? Or can it be that seeing the polished irreverence of the Daily Show writers in book form... (read more)

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Citizen You!: Helping Your Government Help Itself
Citizen You!: Helping Your Government Help Itself
by Mike Loew
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Two leading "Onion" writers and a film producer lampoon the Bush administration, in words and pictures. Loaded with illustrations, pie charts, and informational graphics, this easy-to-read manual will set Americans of all ages on the path of proper... (read more)

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So You Think You Can Be President?: 200 Questions to Determine If You Are Right (or Left) Enough to Be the Next Commander-In-Chief
So You Think You Can Be President?: 200 Questions to Determine If You Are Right (or Left) Enough to Be the Next Commander-In-Chief
by Iris Burnett
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"So You Think You Can Be President? is required reading not just for those of us who have had the audacity to ask ourselves that question, but for everyone."—Senator John Kerry What exactly does the leader of five legislative branches, ten executive... (read more)

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More Political Babble: The Dumbest Things Politicians Ever Said
More Political Babble: The Dumbest Things Politicians Ever Said
by David Olive
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An award-winning journalist and renowned political cartoonist present over 1,200 entries of the silly, stupid, offensive, arrogant, racist and just plain dumb things politicians have placed on public record. Modeled on its successful predecessor, this... (read more)

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My Life as a Bush: And My Heart for Imitating Jesus
My Life as a Bush: And My Heart for Imitating Jesus
by John Morgan
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Renowned presidential impersonator John Morgan illustrates how the same principles that helped him mimic President George W. Bush are actually biblical precepts that can encourage believers to become authentic imitators of Jesus Christ. These laugh-out... (read more)

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The Worst-Case Scenario Almanac: Politics (Worst-Case Scenario Survival Handbooks)
The Worst-Case Scenario Almanac: Politics (Worst-Case Scenario Survival Handbooks)
by David Borgenicht
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Leave it to the experts of the best-selling Worst-Case Scenario series to ferret out the most scandalous, dangerous, incompetent, and downright awful people to ever seek power. The most lavish palaces, the bloodiest coups, the stupidest declarations. . .... (read more)

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Lizz Free or Die: Essays
Lizz Free or Die: Essays
by Lizz Winstead
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Lizz Winstead, co-creator of The Daily Show and one of today's most hilarious comedians and insightful social critics, pens a brilliant account of how she discovered her comedic voice. In this collection of autobiographical essays, Winstead vividly... (read more)

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You Know You're a Republican/Democrat If...
You Know You're a Republican/Democrat If...
by Frank Benjamin
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This updated laugh-out-loud take on partisan stereotypes skewers both sides of the political aisle with equal glee. The follies and foibles that make the political world spin will trigger guffaws and giggles-no matter which party you call your own. You... (read more)

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A Conservative Walks Into a Bar: The Politics of Political Humor
A Conservative Walks Into a Bar: The Politics of Political Humor
by Alison Dagnes
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Conservative critics argue that modern political satire, in the age of The Daily Show, has a liberal bias. A quick review of the humor landscape shows that there are very few conservative political satirists, and using personal interviews with political... (read more)

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My Kind of 'Toon, Chicago Is: Political Cartoons
My Kind of 'Toon, Chicago Is: Political Cartoons
by Jack Higgins
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An institution at the Chicago Sun-Times, his home paper for more than twenty-five years, Pulitzer Prize-winning editorial cartoonist Jack Higgins gathers for the first time in My Kind of Toon (Chicago Is) approximately 250 editorial and political... (read more)

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The Wage Slave's Glossary
The Wage Slave's Glossary
by Joshua Glenn
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AS FEATURED IN THE OCCUPY WALL STREET PROTEST LIBRARY Everybody knows a brown-noser when they see one. But how about a freeter? A workbrickle? A jack? Can they tell downsizing from greybearding or brightsizing? With The Idlers Glossary (2008), Mark... (read more)

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Propaganda Cartoons of World War II
Propaganda Cartoons of World War II
by Tony Husband
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This book is a brilliant collection of cartoons from Britain, the United States, Germany, and Russia. It contains the work of all of World War IIs greatest cartoonists, including Bill Mauldin, Fougasse, Emett, David Langdon, and Graham Laidler.... (read more)

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The Ignorance/Virtues of Sarah Palin: A Humorous Refudiation of the Half-Term Ex-Governor
The Ignorance/Virtues of Sarah Palin: A Humorous Refudiation of the Half-Term Ex-Governor
by Malia Litman
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Palin Derangement Syndrome (PDS) has reached epidemic proportions in the United States. Conservatives4Palin.com has identified Malia Litman as having the "most severe case of P.D.S. yet documented." Physicians for Ms. Litman recommend therapy in the form... (read more)

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George W. Bush: An Unauthorized Oral History
George W. Bush: An Unauthorized Oral History
by Tom Ruprecht
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More Info About George W. Bush: An Unauthorized Oral History Tom was so excited about the book that he couldn't help himself... he went to the Amazon book review site. It's a site where readers review books they've read. So this one woman from Texas... (read more)

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The Ultimate George W. Bushisms: Bush at War (with the English Language)
The Ultimate George W. Bushisms: Bush at War (with the English Language)
by Jacob Weisberg
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This business about graceful exit just simply has no realism to it at all. As the end of the Bush era approaches, the legacy is clear: George W. Bush is a wartime president. His enemy, battered but not defeated after repeated surges: the English language.... (read more)

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