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Politically Correct Bedtime Stories

James Finn Garner

Politically Correct Bedtime Stories

Once upon a More Enlightened Time

by James Finn Garner

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Published by Macmillan Publishing Company .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Form - Parodies,
  • Sociology, Social Studies,
  • Topic - Political,
  • Humor

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9935910M
    ISBN 100028613996
    ISBN 109780028613994

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      Politically Correct Bedtime Stories went beyond satirizing many aspects of today's society using classical bedtime stories to show how irreverent some pursuits of political correctness are. The humor found in the book made it non-offensive and allowed the reader to enjoy this new take on classical "tiny people with wings" by: "Once upon a time, in the olden days, heavy-set middle-aged men would congregate in their elitist clubs, sit in over-stuffed leather chairs, smoke air-choking cigars, and pitch story ideas and plots to each other. Problem was, these stories, many of which found their way into the general social consciousness, reflected the way in which these men lived and saw their world: that is, the /5(29).


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