NEWS OF: 12/4/2005

Daily Show Reader


A Deficit Of Decency - Zell Miller

A Heckuva Job - Calvin Trillin

American Bee - James Maguire

A Thousand Barrels a Second - Peter Tertzakian

America (The Book): A Citizen’s Guide to Democracy Inaction - Jon Stewart

American Gospel - Jon Meacham

American Vertigo - Bernard-Henri Levy

America’s Right Turn: How Conservatives Used New and Alternative Media to Take Power - Richard A. Viguerie

American Heroines: The Spirited Women Who Shaped Our Country - Kay Bailey Hutchison

An Inconvenient Truth - Al Gore

Assassination Vacation - Sarah Vowell

Bad News : The Decline of Reporting, the Business of News, and the Danger to Us All - Tom Fenton

Chain of Command : The Road from 9/11 to Abu Ghraib - Seymour M. Hersh

Character: Profiles in Presidential Courage - Chris Wallace

Cobra II - Michael R. Gordon, Bernard E. Trainor

Conservatives Without Conscience - John Dean

Crimes Against Nature: How George W. Bush and His Corporate Pals Are Plundering the Country and Hijacking Our Democracy - Robert F. Kennedy Jr

Denial and Deception : An Insider’s View of the CIA from Iran-Contra to 9/11 - Melissa Boyle Mahle

Dispatches from the Edge - Anderson Cooper

Don’t Eat This Book: Fast Food and the Supersizing of America - Morgan Spurlock

Dragon Fire - William S. Cohen

Eat This Book - Ryan Nerz

Everything Bad Is Good for You: How Today’s Popular Culture Is Actually Making Us Smarter - Steven Johnson

Faithful: Two Diehard Boston Red Sox Fans Chronicle the Historic 2004 Season - Stewart O’Nan, Stephen King

Fight Club Politics : How Partisanship is Poisoning the U.S. House of Representatives - Juliet Eilperin

Freakonomics : A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything - Steven D. Levitt, Stephen J. Dubner

God vs. the Gavel : Religion and the Rule of Law - Marci Hamilton

God’s Politics : Why the Right Gets It Wrong and the Left Doesn’t Get It - Jim Wallis

Hard News : The Scandals at The New York Times and Their Meaning for American Media - Seth Mnookin

I Am Charlotte Simmons - Tom Wolfe

Imaginary Weapons - Sharon Weinberger

Impostor : How George W. Bush Bankrupted America and Betrayed the Reagan Legacy- Bruce Bartlett

Infamous Scribblers - Eric Burns

Inheriting Syria: Bashar’s Trial by Fire - Flynt Leverett

It’s My Party, Too: The Battle for the Heart of the GOP and the Future of America - Christine Todd Whitman

Lies and the Lying Liars Who Tell Them: A Fair and Balanced Look at the Right - Al Franken

Lipstick on a Pig : Winning In the No-Spin Era by Someone Who Knows the Game - Torie Clarke

Man in the Shadows -Efraim Halevy

Misquoting Jesus - Bart Ehrman

More Flanimals - Ricky Gervais

My Father The Spy An Investigative Memoir: John H. Richardson- Bill Moyers

Moyers on America : A Journalist and His Times- Bill Moyers

My Life - Bill Clinton

Naked Pictures of Famous People - Jon Stewart

Never Call Retreat : Lee and Grant: The Final Victory - Newt Gingrich

No god but God : The Origins, Evolution, and Future of Islam - Reza Aslan

No Place to Hide: Behind the Scenes of Our Emerging Surveillance Society - Robert O’Harrow

On Bullshit - Harry G. Frankfurt

One Nation Under Therapy : How the Helping Culture is Eroding Self-Reliance - Christina Hoff Sommers, Sally Satel

One Soldier’s Story: A Memoir - Bob Dole

Open Target - Clark Kent Ervin

Reason : Why Liberals Will Win the Battle for America - Robert Reich

Rebel-in-Chief - Fred Barnes

Riding Rockets - Mike Mullane

Saddam’s Secrets- Georges Sada

Secrets of the Kingdom: The Inside Story of the Secret Saudi-U.S. Connection - Gerald Posner

Spanking the Donkey: Dispatches from the Dumb Season - Matt Taibbi

Speaking Freely: Trials of the First Amendment - Floyd Abrams

Squandered Victory : The American Occupation and the Bungled Effort to Bring Democracy to Iraq - Larry Diamond

The Battle for Peace - Tony Zinni

The Case for Goliath - Michael Mandelbaum

The Decency Wars: The Campaign to Cleanse American Culture - Frederick S Lane

The K Street Gang - Matthew Continetti

The Mighty and the Almighty - Madeleine Albright

The Party of Death - Ramesh Ponnuru

The Secret Man: The Story of Watergate’s Deep Throat - Bob Woodward

The Shia Revival - Vali Nasr

The Last True Story I’ll Ever Tell : An Accidental Soldier’s Account of the War in Iraq - John Crawford

The Great Movies II - Roger Ebert

Taking Heat : The President, the Press, and My Years in the White House - Ari Fleischer

The Bottomless Well: The Twilight of Fuel, the Virtue of Waste, and Why We Will Never Run Out of Energy - Peter W. Huber, Mark P. Mills

The World Is Flat: A Brief History of the Twenty-first Century - Thomas L. Friedman

The Great Unraveling: Losing Our Way in the New Century - Paul Krugman

The O’Reilly Factor for Kids: A Survival Guide for America’s Families - Bill O’Reilly

The Persian Puzzle : The Conflict Between Iran and America - Kenneth Pollack

The Superpower Myth: The Use and Misuse of American Might - Nancy Soderberg

The Tao of Willie - Willie Nelson, Turk Pipkin

The U.N. Exposed : How the United Nations Sabotages America’s Security and Fails the World - Eric Shawn

The Vast Left Wing Conspiracy: The Untold Story of How Democratic Operatives, Eccentric Billionaires, Liberal Activists, and Assorted Celebrities Tried to Bring Down a President–and Why They’ll Try Even Harder Next Time - Ron York

The Wu-Tang Manual: Enter the 36 Chambers, Volume One - RZA

The Winds of Change : Climate, Weather, and the Destruction of Civilizations- Eugene Linden

Tower of Babble : How the United Nations Has Fueled Global Chaos - Dore Gold

Until I Find You : A Novel - John Irving

Voices of A People’s History of the United States - Howard Zinn

Warlord - Ilario Pantano

Watchdogs of Democracy? - Helen Thomas

What’s the Matter with Kansas? How Conservatives Won the Heart of America - Thomas Frank

Wisdom of Our Fathers - Tim Russert

Without Precedent - Thomas H. Kean

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  1. I would say you Gotcha a great viewpoint.

    Comment by Michelle — 3/26/2006 @ 4:55 pm

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