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New rules : polite musings from a timid observer

Author: Bill Maher
Publisher: [Emmaus, Pa.] : Rodale ; [New York] : Distributed to the Book trade by Holtzbrinck Publishers, ©2005.
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Bill Maher is on the forefront of the new wave of comedians who have begun to influence and shape political debate through their comedy. He is best known not just for being funny, but for advocating truth over sensitivity and taking on the political establishment. Maher's combustible mixture of irreverence and acerbic humor has garnered a loyal following and 18 Emmy nominations, as well as a reputation for being a  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bill Maher
ISBN: 9781594865053 1594865051
OCLC Number: 71366870
Notes: Originally published: 2005. With new bonus chapter.
Description: ix, 243 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Bill Maher.
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Bill Maher is on the forefront of the new wave of comedians who influence and shape political debate through their comedy. He is best known not just for being funny, but for advocating truth over  Read more...

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