The Resource Lies : (and the lying liars who tell them) : a fair and balanced look at the Right, Al Franken

Lies : (and the lying liars who tell them) : a fair and balanced look at the Right, Al Franken

Label
Lies : (and the lying liars who tell them) : a fair and balanced look at the Right
Title
Lies
Title remainder
(and the lying liars who tell them) : a fair and balanced look at the Right
Statement of responsibility
Al Franken
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Offers a whimsical critique of the Right, exposing their deceptive practices, challenging conceptions about the media's liberal bias, and identifying inconsistencies in the Bush administration
Cataloging source
P@N
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Franken, Al
Dewey number
320.97302/07
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E902
LC item number
.F74 2004b
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Conservatism
  • Right and left (Political science)
  • Truthfulness and falsehood
  • Rhetoric
  • Mass media
  • Political culture
  • Political satire, American
  • Conservatism
  • Mass media
  • Political culture
  • Political satire, American
  • Politics and government
  • Rhetoric
  • Right and left (Political science)
  • Truthfulness and falsehood
  • United States
  • United States
Label
Lies : (and the lying liars who tell them) : a fair and balanced look at the Right, Al Franken
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "A Plume book."
  • On cover: "With more Lies! and more lying liars!"
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Hummus -- Ann Coulter: nutcase -- You know who I don't like? Ann Coulter. Addendum to Ann Coulter chapter -- Liberals who hate America -- Loving America the Al Franken way -- I bitch-slap Bernie Goldberg -- The 2000 presidential election: how it disproved the hypothetical liberal media paradigm matrix -- Conclusion: a lesson learned -- Five get-rich-quick tips the Wall Street fat cats don't want you to know -- Chapter for American book by Kharap Juta -- I'm funnier than Kharap Juta -- The chapter on Fox -- Bill O'Reilly: lying, splotchy bully. Addendum to O'Reilly chapter -- Hannity and Colmes -- The blame-America's ex-president-first crowd -- Operation ignore -- Our national dialogue on terrorism -- Humor in uniform -- Who created the tone? -- Did the tone change? -- Why did anyone think it would change? -- I grow discouraged about the tone -- I'm prudenized -- Paul Gigot is unable to defend an incredibly stupid Wall Street Journal editorial -- "This was not a memorial to Paul Wellstone": a case study in right-wing lies -- I attend the White House Correspondents Dinner and annoy Karl Rove, Richard Perle, Paul Wolfowitz, and the entire Fox News team -- The lying years -- Bush can't lose with Clinton's military -- Operation Chickenhawk: episode one -- Fun with racism -- I'm a bad liar -- Thank God for Jerry Falwell -- Abstinence heroes -- Abstinence heroes II -- "By far the vast majority of my tax cuts go to those at the bottom" -- The waitress and the lawyer: a one-act play -- The gospel of supply side Jesus -- I challenge Rich Lowry to a fight -- Vast lagoons of pig feces: The Bush environmental record -- I meet former First Lady Barbara Bush and it doesn't go well -- My personal search for weapons of mass destruction -- The no child left behind standardized test -- What is a lie? -- I win
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xxi, 421 pages
Isbn
9780452285217
Lccn
2004304153
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 1589693
  • (OCoLC)55975252
  • 1576749
  • (OCoLC)ocm55975252
  • 1576749
  • 1589693
  • 1589693
Label
Lies : (and the lying liars who tell them) : a fair and balanced look at the Right, Al Franken
Link
Publication
Note
  • "A Plume book."
  • On cover: "With more Lies! and more lying liars!"
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Hummus -- Ann Coulter: nutcase -- You know who I don't like? Ann Coulter. Addendum to Ann Coulter chapter -- Liberals who hate America -- Loving America the Al Franken way -- I bitch-slap Bernie Goldberg -- The 2000 presidential election: how it disproved the hypothetical liberal media paradigm matrix -- Conclusion: a lesson learned -- Five get-rich-quick tips the Wall Street fat cats don't want you to know -- Chapter for American book by Kharap Juta -- I'm funnier than Kharap Juta -- The chapter on Fox -- Bill O'Reilly: lying, splotchy bully. Addendum to O'Reilly chapter -- Hannity and Colmes -- The blame-America's ex-president-first crowd -- Operation ignore -- Our national dialogue on terrorism -- Humor in uniform -- Who created the tone? -- Did the tone change? -- Why did anyone think it would change? -- I grow discouraged about the tone -- I'm prudenized -- Paul Gigot is unable to defend an incredibly stupid Wall Street Journal editorial -- "This was not a memorial to Paul Wellstone": a case study in right-wing lies -- I attend the White House Correspondents Dinner and annoy Karl Rove, Richard Perle, Paul Wolfowitz, and the entire Fox News team -- The lying years -- Bush can't lose with Clinton's military -- Operation Chickenhawk: episode one -- Fun with racism -- I'm a bad liar -- Thank God for Jerry Falwell -- Abstinence heroes -- Abstinence heroes II -- "By far the vast majority of my tax cuts go to those at the bottom" -- The waitress and the lawyer: a one-act play -- The gospel of supply side Jesus -- I challenge Rich Lowry to a fight -- Vast lagoons of pig feces: The Bush environmental record -- I meet former First Lady Barbara Bush and it doesn't go well -- My personal search for weapons of mass destruction -- The no child left behind standardized test -- What is a lie? -- I win
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xxi, 421 pages
Isbn
9780452285217
Lccn
2004304153
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 1589693
  • (OCoLC)55975252
  • 1576749
  • (OCoLC)ocm55975252
  • 1576749
  • 1589693
  • 1589693

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