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The New New Rules

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The New New Rules

A Funny Look at How Everybody but Me Has Their Head Up Their Ass

By Bill Maher

Blue Rider Press, Hardcover, 9780399158414, 368pp.

Publication Date: November 14, 2011

Description
From bestselling author and host of HBO's "Real Time," Bill Maher's new book of political riffs serves up a savagely funny set of rules for preserving sanity in an insane world

A follow-up to the "New York Times" bestselling "The New Rules," "The" New "New Rules" delivers a series of hilarious, intelligent rants on everything from same-sex marriage to healthcare, from Republican agendas to celebrity meltdowns, with all the razor-sharp insight that has made Bill Maher one of the most influential comedic voices shaping the political debate today. With another presidential campaign on the horizon and a stellar set of real- life characters to have fun with-"New Rule: If Charlie Sheen's home life means he can't have a TV show, then I say Newt Gingrich can't be president"-this enlightening and important book may be the best thing you pretend to read all year.



About the Author
Bill Maher is the host of HBO's "Real Time" and hosted Comedy Central's "Politically Incorrect" for ten years. He has created nine stand-up comedy specials, and garnered twenty-six Emmy nominations thus far. In 2008, Maher produced "Religulous," the seventh highest grossing documentary in history.


Praise For The New New Rules

"Of all the comic commentators, Maher is the gutsiest, boldest, and least inhibited."
- The Washington Post