The Resource Arguing with idiots : [how to stop small minds and big government], Glenn Beck, (electronic resource)

Arguing with idiots : [how to stop small minds and big government], Glenn Beck, (electronic resource)

Label
Arguing with idiots : [how to stop small minds and big government]
Title
Arguing with idiots
Title remainder
[how to stop small minds and big government]
Statement of responsibility
Glenn Beck
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Language
eng
Summary
It happens to all of us: You're minding your own business, when some idiot informs you that guns are evil, the Prius will save the planet, or the rich have to finally start paying their fair share of taxes. Just go away! you think to yourself -- but they only become more obnoxious. Your heart rate quickens. You start to sweat. You can't get away. Your only hope is this book. Glenn Beck, author of the number-one New York Times best sellers An Inconvenient Book and Glenn Beck's Common Sense, has stumbled upon the secret formula to winning arguments against people with big mouths but small minds: knowing the facts. And this book is full of them. The next time your idiot friends tell you how gun control prevents gun violence, you'll tell them all about England's handgun ban. When they tell you that we should copy the UK's health care system, you'll recount the horrifying facts you heard here. And the next time an idiot tells you that vegetable prices will skyrocket without illegal workers, you'll stop saying "No, they won't" and you'll start saying, "actually, eliminating all illegal labor will cause us to spend just $8 a year more on produce." Idiots can't be identified through voting records, they can be found only by looking for people who hide behind stereotypes, embrace partisanship, and believe that bumper-sticker slogans are a substitute for common sense. If you know someone who fits the bill, then Arguing with Idiots will help you silence them once and for all with the ultimate weapon: the truth
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technical information on music
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Beck, Glenn
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other
PerformerNote
Read by Glenn Beck, Steve (Stu) Burguiere, Pat Gray
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1962-
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  • Burguiere, Steve
  • Gray, Pat
  • hoopla digital
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  • Right and left (Political science)
  • Persuasion (Rhetoric)
  • Social problems
  • Civilization, Modern
  • Social history
  • Social problems
  • World politics
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
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adult
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Label
Arguing with idiots : [how to stop small minds and big government], Glenn Beck, (electronic resource)
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digital storage
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MWT11385039
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Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (480 min.))
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unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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9780743596886
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(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
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digital.
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MWT11385039
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sound
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Label
Arguing with idiots : [how to stop small minds and big government], Glenn Beck, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
MWT11385039
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (480 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780743596886
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT11385039
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
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not applicable

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