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The Death of Cool Audiobook

The Death of Cool: From Teenage Rebellion to the Hangover of Adulthood

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Publisher's Summary

Gavin McInnes is more than just a rude lunatic who keeps getting beat up. He is an icon who personifies irreverence for an entire generation. This is his story, or, rather, stories - lots of them, and all gut-punchingly hilarious, from that first far reach into a girl's tight jeans to turning forty with a cataclysmic party.

In between you’ll hear about acid trips, threesomes, Nazi skinheads, his band Anal Chinook (Inuit for “warm wind”), Martians in northern Canada, throwing pedophiles in jail, dinner with the Clash, what happens when you crash Bill Maher's show wasted, and the true story of Vice magazine. A gifted writer and a born storyteller, McInnes has lived his life without apology. Learn from it.

©2012 Gavin McInnes (P)2013 Audible, Inc.

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    Christopher KINGS PARK, NY, United States 01-12-14
    Christopher KINGS PARK, NY, United States 01-12-14 Member Since 2014
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    "Hysterical!"
    What does Gavin McInnes bring to the story that you wouldn’t experience if you just read the book?

    I'm so glad Gavin narrated, it made the experience that much more enjoyable. You get to hear him talking in the various accents of the people in his life, mimicking bodily sound effects, and most important you can hear the authentic emotion in his voice as only the person who lived the events can truly express.


    Did you have an extreme reaction to this book? Did it make you laugh or cry?

    It definitely made me laugh, but its not all comedy, there are sentimental parts too.


    Any additional comments?

    Note that there is pornographic level detail in the stories and many of them involve drug use. If that doesn't scare you go ahead and get it. It's a interesting/crazy story of an interesting/crazy man with guaranteed laughs.

    2 of 2 people found this review helpful
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    DBMF 05-01-17
    DBMF 05-01-17

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    "A terribly long tale of degeneracy"

    "God has a special providence for fools, drunkards, and the United States of America." Otto von Bismark

    "God takes care of drunks and fools."

    McInnis is a crap load of both.

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    Evan Gholi 04-03-17
    Evan Gholi 04-03-17 Member Since 2016
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    "if you don't buy this book​, the terrorists win"

    this was freaking amazing. buy it now. you won't regret it. it was hilariously funny, ridiculously raunchy in a good way that actually furthers the story, perfectly narrated by Gavin himself. buy it!

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    elliot 03-10-17
    elliot 03-10-17 Member Since 2017
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    "Gavin givin er good "

    really funny and captivating. Gavin does an amazing "performance" retelling his shenanigans. You might like this one if you liked Adam Corolla's book.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    Amazon Customer 02-23-17
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    "amazing ass book"

    this book is like the best book on earth
    listen to it 11/10 rating love you Gavin

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    Shannon 02-22-17
    Shannon 02-22-17 Member Since 2017
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    "A full life"

    Gavin uses his typical colorful language and wild stories to give a simple lesson. Embrace your past, enjoy the present, and enjoy the evolution of life.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    Bui 02-18-17
    Bui 02-18-17 Member Since 2015
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    "exactly as contrary and consistent as he seams"

    having found this Antics hilarious in Vice yearned to see a show with him until, picked up by compound media fascinating luck into the psyche of the man was constantly looking for an excuse to pi#@ you off

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    jon 02-10-17
    jon 02-10-17 Member Since 2016
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    "Enjoyed, entertained. I'm typically hard to amuse"

    Gavin is hilarious. I think you have to be slightly fed in the head to enjoy this

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    John 04-10-15
    John 04-10-15
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    "Amazing"

    Fucking amazing! That's it had me hanging to every word. Maybe I'm trying to live vicariously but truly a good book!

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    david lang 05-30-17
    david lang 05-30-17
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    "good"

    really funny.
    and i am a robot so humor was unbeknownst to me before this book.

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