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50 Shocking Events You Should Know about (So You Can Impress Your Friends)

By Hallie Fryd

Zest Books, Paperback, 9780982732205, 223pp.

Publication Date: February 14, 2012

Do you love a good scandal? This book includes 50 juicy pop culture, political, and entertainment-related scandals complete with photos, event synopses, and a look at why it went down in history and how it continues to influence us today. Other features include famous quotes and a section on where the players are now. Teens will get the dish on:
  • Milli Vanilli's lip-syncing

the Clinton-Lewinsky affair

the Biggie and Tupac murders

the Kent State shooting

the OJ Simpson Murder trial

Patty Hearst's kidnapping

And more

About the Author
Hallie Fryd is a writer living in Oakland, California. She studied history at Carnegie Mellon University and writes about politics and pop culture for her blog Pysched and Such. This is her first book.