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Jenny McCarthy and the Fall of Books

onthepulse Wrote: Oct 12, 2012 9:30 AM
I thought that progressives didn't like for Wallstreet people to get rich. If this is what you want ( and Occupy Wallstreet is proof of this ) then you should be upset with Clinton and cheering for GWB.
The book industry seems to be collapsing, at least that hallowed old paper-and-glue industry that promoted serious ideas. Even talk radio and TV hosts are spending less time with authors. There are exceptions, but they won't make you feel optimistic about books.

Exhibit A of today's kind of author: Jenny McCarthy, the former Playboy centerfold who's parlayed her nudie shots into a long list of TV gigs, and six best-selling "humor"/advice books (which absolutely no one might guess were written by someone else). Her latest must be her lamest. It's called "Bad Habits: Confessions of a Recovering Catholic." She's wearing...