Johannes Climacus

Helpful votes received on reviews: 57% (4 of 7)
Location: Aurora, IL USA
Birthday: Feb. 20
In My Own Words:
Husband of Lisa, father of Anne and John. Master's degree, plus 30 doctoral credits, manager of a great bunch of computer techs.


Top Reviewer Ranking: 521,149 - Total Helpful Votes: 4 of 7
Lies and the Lying Liars Who Tell Them: A Fair and&hellip by Al Franken
5.0 out of 5 stars Outstanding work!, March 11 2004
Franken gives us a well researched, smart book exposing the lies, tricks, and dirty fighting that the right employ against the center and left, in an attempt to hijack the nation and attempt to roll the clock forward into a time in which America becomes a plutocracy and the Bill of Rights is a historical curiousity, not a living document.
What's even more amazing are the one star reviews given by people who obviously haven't read the book (how many "six year olds" use Lexis-Nexis?), and have partisan axes to grind. Even more entertaining are the reviews suggesting that we liberals are sheep, following the shepard, Franken . . . who follows whom here? Who documents their… Read more
Lies and the Lying Liars Who Tell Them: A Fair and&hellip by Al Franken
Franken does, in this book, what many conservative pundits fail to do, to whit: he tells the truth, and demonstrates it with documentation.
A funny book with a very serious message . . .
Why not Al Franken for President?
Roger & Me <b>DVD</b> ~ Michael Moore
Roger & Me DVD ~ Michael Moore
5.0 out of 5 stars Car makers ruin towns?, Oct. 14 2003
A nice, funny way of approaching a truth that isn't very funny at all, namely the raping of Americans by companies like GM, who have now exported their jobs to other countries where laws against "rape" haven't been enacted yet . . .
A basic question to those who might happen to read this review - our country was founded on the myth of one person, one vote. Does the admixture of boatloads of cash into the political process make our republic a plutocracy? Is freedom, in the political sense, illusory as long as money is allowed to buy votes, congress, and whole administrations? When the very "enemy" who directed aircraft into buildings are in business with the… Read more