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I Am America (And So Can You!)
Most Americans are familiar with Stephen Colbert and his viciously partisan antics. He makes Ann Coulter, that hateful, Republican attack-hermaphrodit ...more
Oct 2007
Sep 27, 2007
Sex, Drugs, and Cocoa Puffs: A Low Culture Manifesto
Great if you think SPIN magazine is worth reading. Not so great if you're not into reading about whiny, aging music fans blathering on about their pse ...more
Feb 2006
Sep 20, 2007
Operation Hollywood: How the Pentagon Shapes and Censors the Movies
So we all know that the CIA was one of the biggest movie producers in the 50's and 60's. Now we know that the Pentagon has been in on the game as well ...more
Apr 2007
Sep 10, 2007
Suede: Love and Poison: The Authorised Biography
Biographies of pop stars, lets be honest, are usually, at best, tabloid trash that rarely appeal to a wider audience than the subject's fans. In that ...more
Dec 2003
Nov 10, 2007
The Physics of Star Trek
If you detest Star Trek, this book probably isn't for you. If you detest Star Trek and physics, you really want to stay away from this book. But if yo ...more
Apr 1999
Sep 16, 2007
All the Presidents' Pets: The Story of One Reporter Who Refused to Roll Over
There's not a lot one can say about a book like this, except that it's funny. Author Mo Rocca is, of course, a former Daily Show correspondent, and Al ...more
Apr 2007
Nov 03, 2007
Star Trek Movie Memories
Yes, I read it! And yes, I'm reviewing it! Everybody knows William Shatner. He's almost as famous as God, and twice as self-indulgent. In Star Trek Mo ...more
Jan 1994
Sep 15, 2007
The Last Party: Britpop, Blair and the Demise of English Rock
George W. Bush's friend Tony Blair spent a lot of time catering to rock stars. This book covers Tony Blair's courtship of UK youth via the stars of Br ...more
Jun 2003
Sep 10, 2007
Live from New York: An Uncensored History of Saturday Night Live
Everyone over the age of 13 has a favorite "era" of Saturday Night Live. This collection of anecdotes from stars represents an archive of pop-culture ...more
Mar 2004
Sep 10, 2007
America (The Book): A Citizen's Guide to Democracy Inaction
This book is sick. Cynical, hopeless, sad, angry and bitter. Twisted. There's nothing redeemable about it except that its readers will likely be too a ...more
Nov 2004
Sep 10, 2007
David Bowie: Living on the Brink
It's worth reading just to find out whether or not Bowie was really ever low enough to sleep with Mick Jagger.

Oct 1998
Sep 16, 2007
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