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By Bernard Goldberg

ISBN-10: 0061737909

ISBN-13: 9780061737909

The number 1 manhattan instances bestselling writer of Bias promises one other bombshell—this time aimed toward . . .

100 those who find themselves Screwing Up America

No preaching. No pontificating. just a few unusual experience in regards to the issues that experience made this nation great—and the culprits who're screwing it up.

Bernard Goldberg takes useless target on the the USA Bashers (the cultural elites who glance down their snobby noses at "ordinary" american citizens) . . . the Hollywood Blowhards (incredibly ditzy celebrities who imagine they're clever simply because they're well-known) . . . the television Schlockmeisters (including the only whose exhibit has been in comparison to a churning mass of maggots devouring rotten meat) . . . the highbrow Thugs (bigwigs at a few of our greatest faculties, whose perspectives run the gamut from left wing to a ways left wing) . . . and plenty of more.

Goldberg names names, counting down the villains in his rogues' gallery from a hundred all of the solution to 1—and, certain, you-know-who is quantity 37. a few supposedly "serious" reporters additionally made the record, together with the journalist-diva who bought out her integrity and hosted one of many dumbest hours within the heritage of community tv information. And there are these recognized miscreants who've made the US a nastier position than it should be—a way more egocentric, vulgar, and cynical place.

But Goldberg doesn't simply around up the standard suspects now we have come to grasp and loathe. He additionally exposes many of the those that function clear of the limelight yet nonetheless be ready to pull loads of strings and do every kind of injury to our tradition. such a lot of all, a hundred those who are Screwing Up the US is set a rustic the place so long as something is going, as one of many stable men within the e-book places it, in the end every little thing will go.

This is severe stuff evidently. yet Goldberg also will make you snicker as he harpoons scoundrels just like the congresswoman who thinks there aren't sufficient hurricanes named after black humans, and the environmentalist to the celebrities who yells at overall strangers using SUVs—even even though she instruments round the kingdom in a gas-guzzling inner most jet.

With Bias, Bernard Goldberg took us backstage and uncovered the way in which gigantic Journalism distorts the inside track. Now he has written a booklet that is going even extra. This time he casts his eye on American tradition at large—and the result's a publication that's guaranteed to turn into the voice of all these american citizens who consider that not anyone is talking for them on might be the main important factor of all: the type of nation during which we wish to stay.

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