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NONE OF MY BUSINESS (PB)

By OROURKE P J
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After decades covering war and disaster, bestselling author and acclaimed satirist P. J. O'Rourke takes on his scariest subjects yet - business, investment, finance and the political chicanery behind them. Want to get rich overnight for free in 3 easy steps with no risk? Then don't buy this book. (Actually, if you believe there's a book that can do that, you shouldn't buy any books because you probably can't read.) P.J.'s approach to business, investment, and finance is different. He takes the risks for you in his chapter 'How I Learned Economics by Watching People Try to Kill Each Other.' He proposes 'A Way to Raise Taxes That We'll All Love' - a 200% tax on celebrities. He offers a brief history of economic transitions before exploring the world of high tech innovation with a chapter on 'Unnovations', which asks, 'The Internet-whose idea was it to put all the idiots on earth in touch with each other?' He misunderstands bitcoin, which seems 'like a weird scam invented by strange geeks with weaponized slide rules in the high school Evil Math Club.' He closes with a fanciful short story about the morning that P.J. wakes up and finds that all the world's goods and services are free! This is P.J. at his finest, a book not to be missed.

Books

Author:
OROURKE P J
Binding:
Paperback
Condition Type:
NEW
Edition:
1
Gift Wrap:
N
Leadtime to ship in days (default):
Usually ship in 7-10 working Days / If Out of stock will take 25-30 working days as procurement
Leadtime to ship in days(if not in stock):
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Page:
320
Publisher:
PENGUIN VINTAGE
Year:
2018

Dimensions

Dimensions (W x H x D):
23.3 x 2.5 x 15.3

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