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  • You Have the Right to Remain Innocent

  • By: James Duane
  • Narrated by: James Duane
  • Length: 2 hrs and 34 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars 490
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    4.5 out of 5 stars 433
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    4.5 out of 5 stars 431

Law professor James J. Duane became a viral sensation thanks to a 2008 lecture outlining the reasons why you should never agree to answer questions from the police - especially if you are innocent and wish to stay out of trouble with the law. In this timely, relevant, and pragmatic new book, he expands on that presentation, offering a vigorous defense of every citizen's constitutionally protected right to avoid self-incrimination.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • You won't look at the justice system the same waag

  • By Mark on 01-07-17

Everyone you love should read this book!

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Reviewed: 03-11-17

This is critical information that everyone should know. It should be taught in school!
Someday this information could save your feedom or life. I wish that it were a little longer and covered the what to do part even more!
Thanks for a great book.

  • The War on Science

  • Who's Waging It, Why It Matters, What We Can Do About It
  • By: Shawn Lawrence Otto
  • Narrated by: Peter Berkrot
  • Length: 20 hrs and 12 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 76
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    4 out of 5 stars 72
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 71

In every issue of modern society - from climate change to vaccinations, transportation to technology, health care to defense - we are in the midst of an unprecedented expansion of scientific progress and a simultaneous expansion of danger. At the very time we need them most, scientists and the idea of objective knowledge are being bombarded by a vast, well-funded, three-part war on science: the identity politics war on science, the ideological war on science, and the industrial war on science.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • couldn’t be timelier

  • By AudioBook Reviewer on 02-06-17

Heads Up... This a hard left version of the war

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Reviewed: 01-18-17

Would you recommend this book to a friend? Why or why not?

Any additional comments?

In all fairness..... I only listened to about 20% of this book before i stopped... (I am only writing this because there was no review that informed me as to the type of book it is)... from the few hours I did listen... I came away with the following distinct impression:

If you're in the camp that takes AGW (anthropogenic global warming ) as a given, and that anyone who does not agree is a "Climate Denier" (on par with a Holocaust denier), ... then this is your book. If you take it for granted that atheistic materialism is the only a-priori understanding for "Science", and that the big bang and evolution (pre-biotic as well as biological evolution) are a fact.....then this is the book for you.

If you think that Science has some more proving to do before it can make these giant claims --- and therefore be able to argue morally, philosophically and politically how you should understand the world..(predominately from a progressive perspective...where consensus driven Scientism properly informs your world-view) then this book will only frustrate you.

.just and an FYI.

Respectfully

4 of 22 people found this review helpful

  • The Problem with Socialism

  • By: Thomas DiLorenzo
  • Narrated by: Bob Souer
  • Length: 3 hrs and 51 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars 373
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    4.5 out of 5 stars 334
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    5 out of 5 stars 330

Remember when socialism was a dirty word? Now students at America's elite universities are parroting socialist talking points and "sure thing" Hillary Clinton is struggling to win the Democratic nomination against a 74-year-old avowed socialist who promises to make the nation more like Europe. What's happened? Do Americans need a reminder about the dangers of socialist ideology and practices?

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Lots of good points very little fluff. Paints a very clear picture.

  • By Ian on 07-22-16

the best, most straightforward book

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Reviewed: 01-10-17

excellent

a joy to listen tooo.

very straightforward

lucid.

profound

es muy Bueno amigos

and fast......not verbose or overly scholarly

  • Ayn Rand and the World She Made

  • By: Anne C. Heller
  • Narrated by: Bernadette Dunne
  • Length: 19 hrs and 36 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 315
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    4.5 out of 5 stars 184
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 190

Ayn Rand is the author of two phenomenally best-selling ideological novels, The Fountainhead and Atlas Shrugged, which have sold over 12 million copies in the United States alone. Through them, she built a right-wing cult following in the late 1950s and became the guiding light of Libertarianism and of White House economic policy in the 1960s and '70s. Her defenses of radical individualism and of selfishness as a "capitalist virtue" have permanently altered the American cultural landscape.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Good Premises with Contradictions

  • By Patrick King on 12-17-11

an excellent biography of an historical titan

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Reviewed: 01-01-17

Ayn Rand was brilliant...driven ..intense...but oh so far from a saint or an uberminch.

very interesting and well done....definitely intriguing.

  • Hillary's America

  • The Secret History of the Democratic Party
  • By: Dinesh D'Souza
  • Narrated by: James Foster
  • Length: 10 hrs and 27 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,503
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,368
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    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,369

Dinesh D'Souza, author of the #1 New York Times bestseller America, is back with this darkly entertaining deconstruction of Hillary Clinton's flawed character and ideology. From her Alinskyite past to her hopes for America's progressive future, the presumptive Democratic nominee is revealed to be little more than a political gangster intent on controlling the nation's wealth.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Hillary's America

  • By customers coins on 08-29-18

Learn the truth

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Reviewed: 10-03-16

It is empowering to learn the truth about the history of Democrats and republicans. The chapter on Saul Alinsky was jaw dropping. I now understand how it is that Hillary is such a wicked person. Her mentor was a political thug and supported lying, steeling, cheating and murder. The whole book was very insightful.

1 of 3 people found this review helpful

  • The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

  • By: Rebecca Skloot
  • Narrated by: Cassandra Campbell, Bahni Turpin
  • Length: 12 hrs and 30 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 12,110
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 9,873
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 9,915

Her name was Henrietta Lacks, but scientists know her as HeLa. She was a poor Southern tobacco farmer who worked the same land as her slave ancestors, yet her cells, taken without her knowledge, became one of the most important tools in medicine. The first immortal human cells grown in culture, they are still alive today, though she has been dead for more than 60 years.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Amazing Story

  • By Prisca on 04-30-10

Very interesting.

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Reviewed: 09-10-16

I found the whole book interesting. I learned a lot about tissue research, history and current research, as well as the controversy about that research from both sides. I enjoyed the story of the Lacks family as a way to reveal all that information and keep it interesting throughout.

  • A Personal Odyssey

  • By: Thomas Sowell
  • Narrated by: Jeff Riggenbach
  • Length: 10 hrs and 54 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 186
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    4.5 out of 5 stars 130
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars 133

Here is the gritty, powerful story of Thomas Sowell's life-long education in the school of hard knocks, a journey that took him from Harlem to the Marines, the Ivy League, and a career as a controversial writer, teacher, and economist in government and private industry. It is also the story of the dramatically changing times in which this personal odyssey took place.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Helps you understand the man

  • By M. Ramsour on 05-17-07

Great insight...

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Reviewed: 05-27-16

I enjoyed this book very much. I especially appreciated the chance to see what life experiences had an impact on Mr Sowell. It gave me a whole new insight into the man behind the remarkable books that I have been listening too. I am so glad I chose to listen to this book. What a remarkable man mr Sowell is.

  • Elephant Company

  • The Inspiring Story of an Unlikely Hero and the Animals Who Helped Him Save Lives in World War II
  • By: Vicki Constantine Croke
  • Narrated by: Simon Prebble
  • Length: 9 hrs and 43 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,783
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,634
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,634

At the onset of World War II, Williams formed Elephant Company and was instrumental in defeating the Japanese in Burma and saving refugees, including on his own "Hannibal Trek." Billy Williams became a media sensation during the war, telling reporters that the elephants did more for him than he was ever able to do for them, but his story has since been forgotten.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Story of Friendship, Loyalty, and Bravery

  • By Patrick on 04-15-15

Great story of man and animal friendships he

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Reviewed: 04-13-16

This was very well written and I learned so much about elephants . It was engaging. I didn't want to stop listening. I got a whole new sense of how men and elephants can work and communicate. I also have a new sense of what can happen because one man truly cared and acted on it.

  • Straight to Hell

  • True Tales of Deviance, Debauchery, and Billion-Dollar Deals
  • By: John LeFevre
  • Narrated by: Scott Aiello
  • Length: 7 hrs and 45 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,030
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 915
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 907

Over the past three years, the notorious @GSElevator Twitter feed has offered a hilarious, shamelessly voyeuristic look into the real world of international finance. Hundreds of thousands followed the account, Goldman Sachs launched an internal investigation, and when the true identity of the man behind it all was revealed, it created a national media sensation - but that's only part of the story.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • If you like the Twitter account you'll love this

  • By shanekofoed on 08-30-15

vacuous pulp....hilarious

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Reviewed: 03-29-16

the only part of this book that will enrich your life is the guilty sh*t eating grin that naturally spreads across your face

  • Restless

  • Because You Were Made for More
  • By: Jennie Allen
  • Narrated by: Jennie Allen
  • Length: 4 hrs and 30 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 248
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    4.5 out of 5 stars 212
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    4.5 out of 5 stars 211

A practical plan to identify the threads of your life and how to intentionally weave them together for God's glory and purposes. Restless explores the fact that God has called us all to do great things in his name, and then helps us discover what that might mean for each of us individually.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Fantastic!!!

  • By Amazon Customer on 01-29-15

Must read - speaks to your soul

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Reviewed: 02-24-16

This book is exactly what I needed! Clear from the title it speaks to women (probably men as well) who feel there is something more, that God created them for a higher purpose. Perfect to be read with a small group or close friends. I will be listening a second time with my confidants.

1 of 1 people found this review helpful