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Bunk

Bunk

The Rise of Hoaxes, Humbug, Plagiarists, Phonies, Post-Facts, and Fake News
Written by Kevin Young
Narrated by Mirron Willis
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Bunk

The Rise of Hoaxes, Humbug, Plagiarists, Phonies, Post-Facts, and Fake News
Written by Kevin Young | Narrated by Mirron Willis
This “compelling and eye-opening” listen (Booklist starred review) explores society’s obsession with hoaxes, deception, fakers, and frauds. “A fascinating, well-researched look at the many ways Americans hoodwink each other” (Kirkus Reviews), this audiobook is a much-needed examination of the lies we believe, the lies we tell, and the reasons behind both.

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Bunk traces the history of the hoax as a peculiarly American phenomenon, examining what motivates hucksters and makes the rest of us so gullible. Disturbingly, Young finds that fakery is woven from stereotype and suspicion, race being the most insidious American hoax of all. He chronicles how Barnum came to fame by displaying figures like Joice Heth, a black woman whom he pretended was the...

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