Earth (The Book): A Visitor’s Guide to the Human Race

Author: Jon Stewart

The eagerly awaited new book from the Emmy-winning, Oscar-hosting, Daily Show-anchoring Jon Stewart–the man behind the megaseller America (The Book). Where do we come from? Who created us? Why are we here? These questions have puzzled us since the dawn of time, but when it became apparent to Jon Stewart and the writers of The Daily Show that the world was about to end, th….Read More

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The Daily Show: An Oral History as Told by Jon Stewart, the Correspondents, Staff and Guests

The complete, uncensored history of the award-winning The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, as told by its correspondents, writers, and host. For almost seventeen years, The Daily Show with Jon… Continue Reading Posted in: Arts & Photography, History & Criticism, Shows

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

Jon Stewart, host of the Emmy and Peabody Award-winning The Daily Show, and his coterie of patriots, deliver a hilarious look at American government.American-style democracy is the world's most beloved… Continue Reading Posted in: History, Politics And Government, United States

Naked Pictures of Famous People

In these nineteen whip-smart essays, Jon Stewart takes on politics, religion, and celebrity with a seethingly irreverent wit, a brilliant sense of timing, and a palate for the obsurd --… Continue Reading Posted in: American Essays, Essays, Humorous American Literature

Dad Is Fat

Jim Gaffigan never imagined he would have his own kids. Though he grew up in a large Irish-Catholic family, Jim was satisfied with the nomadic, nocturnal life of a standup… Continue Reading Posted in: American Wit And Humor, Families

Seriously…I’m Kidding

~b~>With the winning, upbeat candor that has made her show on of the most popular and honored daytime shows on the air, beloved talk show host and comedian Ellen DeGeneres… Continue Reading Posted in: Biography, Television Personalities, Women Comedians

Neil Patrick Harris: Choose Your Own Autobiography

Tired of memoirs that only tell you what really happened?Sick of deeply personal accounts written in the first person? Seeking an exciting, interactive read that puts the “u” back in… Continue Reading Posted in: 1973, Actors, Harris, Neil Patrick

I Am America (And So Can You!)

Congratulations--just by opening the cover of this book you became 25% more patriotic.From Stephen Colbert, the host of television's highest-rated punditry show The Colbert Report, comes the book to fill… Continue Reading Posted in: Biography, Etc.), Humour, Satire

Sh*t My Dad Says

After being dumped by his longtime girlfriend, twenty-eight-year-old Justin Halpern found himself living at home with his seventy-three-year-old dad. Sam Halpern, who is "like Socrates, but angrier, and with worse… Continue Reading Posted in: American, Etc.), Fiction Satire, Humorists, Humour, Parenting & Families Humor, Quotations, Satire

Lies & the Lying Liars Who Tell Them: A Fair & Balanced Look at the Right

A #1 New York Times BestsellerAl Franken, one of our "savviest satirists" (People), has been studying the rhetoric of the Right. He has listened to their cries of "slander," "bias,"… Continue Reading Posted in: Conservatism, Political Conservatism & Liberalism, Political Culture, Political Humor, Rhetoric Political Aspects

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