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Author Pierce, Charles P. (Charles Patrick), 1953-
Title Idiot America [electronic resource] : how stupidity became a virtue in the Land of the Free / Charles P. Pierce.
Published [Ashland, Or.] : Blackstone Audio, Inc., 2011.
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Description 1 online resource (1 sound file)
Note Unabridged.
Audio file.
Title from image on Web page (viewed Mar. 24, 2011).
Previously released on compact disc, 2010.
Contents The American way of idiocy : The prince of cranks ; The war on expertise ; Beyond Atlantis ; The Templars in town -- Truth : Radio nowhere ; God and Judge Jones -- Consequences : A woman dies on Beech Street ; How we look at the sea ; The principles of automatic pilot -- Mr. Madison's library : Torture in New Hampshire ; Mr. Madison's library.
Performer Read by Bronson Pinchot.
Local Note Title generously provided by Campus Quality Fee.
Summary With his razor-sharp wit and erudite reasoning, Pierce delivers a gut-wrenching, side-splitting lament about the glorification of ignorance in the United States, exploring how a country founded on intellectual curiosity has somehow deteriorated into a nation of simpletons.
Subject United States -- Politics and government -- 1989- -- Philosophy.
Stupidity -- Political aspects -- United States.
Genre Audiobooks.
Related Names Pinchot, Bronson, Narrator.
Blackstone Audio, Inc.
Collection Title Audiobook collection (EBSCO).
ISBN 9781455110513 (electronic audio bk.)
1455110515 (electronic audio bk.)
OCLC number 708376770