America (The Book): A Citizen's Guide to Democracy Inaction by Jon Stewart, The Writers of The Daily Show

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By Jon Stewart, The Writers of The Daily Show

Jon Stewart, host of the Emmy and Peabody Award-winning The day-by-day convey, and his coterie of patriots, bring a hilarious examine American government.

American-style democracy is the world's so much loved type of govt, and is the reason why such a lot of different countries are longing for us to impose it on them. yet what's American democracy? In the US (The Book), Jon Stewart and The day-by-day express writing employees provide their insights into our specific procedure of presidency, dissecting its associations, explaining its historical past and approaches, and exploring the explanations why suggestions like one guy, one vote, govt by means of the folks, and each vote counts became such well known city myths. issues comprise: old Rome: the 1st Republicans; The Founding Fathers: younger, proficient, and White; The Media: Can it's Stopped?; and more!

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You’d probably think it was cute. So you need to sit yourself down, remind yourself the world has changed a lot in the past few fears, and get over it, to be honest with you. II: ADVANCED PARENTING Dear Dr. Ozzy: I found porn on my son’s computer. What should I do? Liz, Los Angeles I once found girlie magazines in my son’s room, but what was I going to say to him? I’m Ozzy fucking Osbourne. Luckily, you don’t have that problem—although the answer to your question really depends on your son’s age.

But speaking as the owner of a pair of testicles, I like to keep my daily grooming time down to the bare minimum. Dear Dr. Ozzy: I was looking at some holiday pictures recently and realised—with horror—that I have a quadruple chin. I look like a cross between my grandma and a concertina. Help! John, Hastings I used to have more chins than a Chinese phone book. It’s a genetic thing with my family—we all have this balloon of fat under our jaws. When I complained to my GP about it, he told me to grow a beard, but I didn’t want a beard.

So there I was, sitting in this darkened room, puffing away, trying to be Jack the lad, and suddenly I broke out in a cold sweat. What the fuck’s wrong with me? I thought. Then I burped and tasted puke. I had to run to the can and lock myself in a stall while I coughed my guts up. I was so sick, man. Eventually I dragged myself out of the exit and went straight home, throwing up the whole way. To this day, I don’t know what happened to the girl. I wouldn’t have touched another cigarette for as long as I lived if it hadn’t been the “normal” thing to do back then.

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