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    Who's to Say What's Obscene?: Politics, Culture and Comedy in America Today (Paperback) By (author) Paul Krassner, Foreword by Arianna Huffington

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    Description"Krassner is absolutely compelling. He has lived on the edge so long he gets his mail delivered there."-San Francisco Chronicle In this collection of irreverent and satirical essays, counterculture icon Paul Krassner explores the moral obscenity of contemporary politics and culture-from censorship of cartoons depicting the Prophet Mohammed to lessons learned from his mentor, Lenny Bruce. Paul Krassner is the founding editor of The Realist. He currently writes for High Times, Adult Video News, The Huffington Post, and CounterPunch.


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    Title
    Who's to Say What's Obscene?
    Subtitle
    Politics, Culture and Comedy in America Today
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Paul Krassner, Foreword by Arianna Huffington
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 240
    Width: 132 mm
    Height: 201 mm
    Thickness: 20 mm
    Weight: 295 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780872865013
    ISBN 10: 0872865010
    Classifications

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 21800
    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T13.0
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    BIC subject category V2: WH
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 01
    B&T General Subject: 460
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 01
    LC subject heading:
    DC22: 814.54
    BIC E4L: HUM
    B&T Modifier: Text Format: 02
    Ingram Subject Code: HU
    Libri: I-HU
    DC22: 814/.54
    BISAC V2.8: HUM003000, HUM006000, POL039000
    LC subject heading:
    LC classification: PS3561.R286 W47 2009
    Thema V1.0: WH
    Edition statement
    New ed.
    Publisher
    City Lights Books
    Imprint name
    City Lights Books
    Publication date
    01 July 2009
    Publication City/Country
    Monroe, OR
    Author Information
    Krassner published The Realist from 1958-2001, but when People magazine called him "Father of the underground press," he immediately demanded a paternity test. His style of personal journalism constantly blurs the line between observer and participant. Krassner currently writes for High Times, the porn industry's Adult Video News, and blogs for Huffington Post. Arianna Huffington is the co-founder and editor-in-chief of The Huffington Post, a nationally syndicated columnist, and author of twelve books. The Huffington Post is one of the most widely-read, linked to, and frequently-cited media brands on the Internet. In 2006, she was named to the Time 100, Time Magazine's list of the world's 100 most influential people.