Jon Stewart and The Daily Show Team score big in this satrical text-book. America the Book, Democracy Inaction (excellent pun) takes an irreverent, thought-provoking, but generally quite funny look at America's political history
Jon Stewart and The Daily Show Team score big in this satrical text-book. Democracy Inaction" teaches as well as misleads; gives hope and also takes it away. It is The Matrix in book form. America the Book, Democracy Inaction (excellent pun) takes an irreverent, thought-provoking, but generally quite funny look at America's political history. It offers up a wonderfully entertaining perspective from the writers of The Daily Show with occasional "contributions" from major staff members as well.
Jon Stewart and The Daily Show Team score big in this satrical text-book.
Earth (The Book): A Visitor's Guide to the Human Race is a 2010 humor book written by Jon Stewart and other writers of The Daily Show, and is a sequel to America (The Book). Written in the past tense, the book's stated purpose is to serve as a Baedeker travel guide for an alien civilization that discovers Earth after humanity has died out, most likely by its own hands
Jon Stewart, host of the Emmy and Peabody Award-winning "The Daily Show", and his coterie of patriots .
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. A Citizen's Guid to Democracy Inaction is modeled after a civics class text replete with horrible study guides, misguided questions, those pop-ou America (The Book) is not the Daily Show, but it's damn close. However, then you'd miss out on the high school textbook mock-up layout and that's missing half the point.
Jon Stewart explains the human race and our actions to any future visitors to our planet. The tongue-in-cheek style is entertaining and the book certainly has some laugh-out-loud moments. The humor has a similar style as The Onion. bookworm12, June 12, 2012.
Jon Stewart, The Writers of The Daily Show. It is now in its 15th printing with . million copies in print. In 2004, The Daily Show with Jon Stewart won two Emmy Awards, and the Television Critics Association gave Jon Stewart the Individual Achievement in Comedy Award. Entertainment Weeklyrecently named Jon Stewart the 2004 Entertainer of the Year. См. также: Классическая и современная проза.
Above title on cover: The Daily show with Jon Stewart presents. The book is presented as a text book with discussion questions and classroom activities. Foreword, Thomas Jefferson - Democracy before America - The founding of America - The president: King of Democracy - Congress: Quagmire of freedom - The judicial branch: It rules - Campaigns and elections: America changes the sheets - ThemMedia: Democracy's valiant vulgarians - ThefFuture of Democracy: Four score and seven years from now -. - TherRest of the world: International house of horrors.
The audiobook WAS read by Jon Stewart, along with bits read by people who will be familar to any fan of the Daily Show. Being read by Jon Stewart scores the audio book some points. Worth listening to but the paperback is a better option for a more advanced humor experience
The audiobook WAS read by Jon Stewart, along with bits read by people who will be familar to any fan of the Daily Show. And that's okay because if you look on the cover, it says on the top (in the red bar) that this is NOT a Jon Stewart book, it's a "The Daily Show WITH Jon Stewart" book. So, whether or not the book is funny or enlightening is up to you (I thought it was pretty good), but Jon Stewart's participation is exactly as promised. by jesapd07 Dec, 2006. Worth listening to but the paperback is a better option for a more advanced humor experience.