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The complete uncensored history of the award-winning The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, as told by its correspondents, writers, and host. For almost 17 years, The Daily Show with Jon Stewart brilliantly redefined the borders between television comedy, political satire, and opinionated news coverage. It launched the careers of some of today´s most significant comedians, highlighted the hypocrisies of the powerful, and garnered 23 Emmys. Now the show´s behind-the-scenes gags, controversies, and camaraderie are chronicled by the players themselves, from legendary host Jon Stewart to the star cast members and writers - including Samantha Bee, Stephen Colbert, John Oliver, Steve Carell, Lewis Black, Jessica Williams, John Hodgman, and Larry Wilmore - plus some of The Daily Show´s most prominent guests and adversaries: John and Cindy McCain, Glenn Beck, Tucker Carlson, and many more. This oral history takes the listener behind the curtain for all the show´s highlights, from its origins as Comedy Central´s underdog late-night program hosted by Craig Kilborn to Jon Stewart´s long reign to Trevor Noah´s succession, rising from a scrappy jester in the 24-hour political news cycle to become part of the beating heart of politics - a trusted source for not only comedy but also commentary, with a reputation for calling bullshit and an ability to effect real change in the world. Through years of incisive election coverage, Jon Stewart´s emotional monologue in the wake of 9/11, his infamous confrontation on Crossfire, passionate debates with President Obama and Hillary Clinton, feuds with Bill O´Reilly and Fox, the Indecisions, Mess O´Potamia, and provocative takes on Wall Street and racism, The Daily Show has been a cultural touchstone. Now, for the first time, the people behind the show´s seminal moments come together to share their memories of the last-minute rewrites, improvisations, pranks, romances, blow... 1. Language: English. Narrator: Oliver Wyman, Jay Snyder, Kevin T. Collins, Chris Lutkin, Robert Fass, Lauren Fortgang. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/hach/002865/bk_hach_002865_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
A marriage of convenience...with the wrong groom Werebear Stryker Vane volunteers to pick up his brother´s soon-to-be-wife at the airport. What he doesn´t anticipate is a last-minute phone call telling him the wedding is off. Stryker expects a heartbroken she-bear, but the curvy brunette with intriguing green eyes and spunky attitude is nothing like he imagined. A desperate bride... Ava Perello still needs to marry someone fast and she´s not picky! When drop-dead, sexy, Stryker offers to come to her rescue and marry her himself, she can´t refuse. His passionate lovemaking and unfailing devotion make her swoon. But she can´t fall in love with her husband. Because when he finds out the truth about why she married him, things could get complicated. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Teri Clark Linden. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/085655/bk_acx0_085655_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
The Denali Den series now available as a boxed set for the first time! Are you ready for the Denali Den Bears to melt your heart and make you laugh? Beauty and the Bear For werebear Silas Vane, finding his True Mate has proven more difficult than he imagined and he´s getting grouchier by the minute waiting for her to come along. When a nosy, new hire starts asking questions about why he wants to marry so badly - he tells her - so he can have sex every day! Silas gets the surprise of his life when she offers to be his sex once-a-day girl. It´s a deal he can´t refuse, only she´s a human, and things could get complicated. Wed to the Bear Werebear Stryker Vane volunteers to pick up his brother´s soon-to-be-wife at the airport. What he doesn´t anticipate is a last-minute phone call telling him the wedding is off. Stryker expects a heartbroken she-bear, but the curvy brunette with intriguing green eyes and spunky attitude is nothing like he imagined. Bound to the Bear Werebear Stefan Vane has a job to do - protect his witness. He devises a plan to keep the stubborn she-bear at his family´s remote wilderness therapy camp. Her identity must stay secret. They agree to pretend they´re a couple. But her smart mouth and sexy curves are distracting. He´ll do whatever it takes to make sure she´s safe, only he never expects the lines between what´s fake and what´s real to become so blurred. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Teri Clark Linden. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/088685/bk_acx0_088685_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.