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Author Latimer, Matt.
Title Speech less : tales of a White House survivor / Matt Latimer.
Published New York : Crown Publishers, c2009.
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Edition 1st ed.
Description 294 p. ; 25 cm.
Note Includes index.
Contents Introduction: Where's Goofy? -- Shining city on a hill -- "One catastrophic gaffe a week" -- The purse boys -- Rummy -- "I'm going to die with these dummies" -- The cleaners -- The real West Wing -- The secret speechwriters society -- The mayor of control -- Going wobbly -- Final delusions.
Summary Latimer, a young conservative speechwriter, pens this hilarious yet poignant account of life inside the White House, as he laments a certain kind of principled conservatism that disappeared in the last years of the Bush presidency.
Subject Latimer, Matt.
Speechwriters -- United States -- Biography.
Presidents -- United States -- Staff -- History -- 20th century.
United States -- History -- 21st century.
Alternate Title Speechless
ISBN 0307463729
OCLC number 290464983