Everyone Is Entitled to My Opinion

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Random House Publishing Group, 1997 - Humor - 192 pages
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From America's favorite television reporter--wise and hilarious commentaries on the always fragile human condition.

In this one-of-a-kind book, we get the undiluted David Brinkley. He marvels at government regulations that require paint cans to bear a label reading "Do not drink paint." He reminisces about a White House that once welcomed casual picnickers on its lawn. He observes that "if we can put a man on the moon, we could put Congress in orbit." He skewers lawyers, bureaucrats, Washington insiders, hypocrites of all stripes. He commemorates absurdity--and hence suffers fools gladly. This collection is Brinkley at his unbeatable best.

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User Review  - Anna Kim - Goodreads

hard to relate to. the topics were not of interestand way before i was of age to care Read full review

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User Review  - Virginia Ullrich-serna - Goodreads

Even though this book is 15 years old the commentary is current. It goes to show that the more things change the more they stay the same. Read full review

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David Brinkley was born in Wilmington, North Carolina, and was educated at the University of North Carolina and Vanderbilt University.  After his Army service in World War II, he worked for United Press and then joined NBC, where he would launch The Huntley-Brinkley Report with Chet Huntley in 1956 and then co-anchor NBC Nightly News with John Chancellor.  From 1981 to 1996, he conducted his own ABC program of news and commentary and interviews, This Week with David Brinkley, on Sunday mornings.  He has been the recipient of ten Emmy Awards and three George Foster Peabody Awards.  He lives with his wife, Susan, in Washington, DC.

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