Reality TV. Celebutantes. YouTube. Sex Tapes. Gossip Blogs. Drunk Driving. Tabloids. Drug Overdoses. Is this entertainment? Why do we keep watching? What does it mean for our kids? In the last decade, the face of entertainment has changed radically - and dangerously, as addiction specialist Dr. Drew Pinsky and business and entertainment expert Dr. S. Mark Young argue in this eye-opening new book.
"Excellent book-if only people will listen..."
Predict, create, and realize your future you... now!The FBI, the CIA, and the Department of Homeland Security - along with countless top corporations - use a proven scientific methodology known as "predictive modeling" to assess, predict, and prevent activities, with a 90% success rate. Now, in Future You, these same methods are available to you for the first time.
The implications of this book will make you rethink how you view money, politics, and what the real root solutions is to many global problems thought to be too complex to solve.
The cops wanted to shoot me, my bosses thought I was a Bolshevik, and a local lawyer warned me that some people I was writing about might try to test the strength of my skull with a steel pipe. What more could any young reporter hope for from his first real job? The night Mark Leiren-Young drove into British Columbia, in 1985 to work as a reporter for the venerable Williams Lake Tribune, he arrived on the scene of an armed robbery. And that was before things got weird. For a 22-year-old from Vancouver, a stint in the legendary Cariboo town was a trip to another world and another era.
"Funny, Fun, great stories, an enjoyable book"
Abigail, the woodmouse; Russell, the hedgehog; Edgar, the mole; and Michelle, the badger, known to their teacher as the Furlings, come face-to-face with dangers unintentionally brought to their forest world by the human pursuit of "progress". This is a tie-In audio novelization for Hanna-Barbera's final theatrically released animated motion picture, based upon characters and a concept created by Rae Lambert.