By Les Krantz
Les Krantz and Chris Smith have gathered evidence from quite a few assets, compiling a desirable and insightful check out America—an updated demographic profile that may comprise what the govt. forgot to invite us, corresponding to who we sleep with, what we ingest, what we personal, what we force, once we have intercourse, what we tattoo on bodies, and lots more and plenty extra! With smart images and captions, the ebook contains fifty enlightening and enjoyable chapters overlaying all points of yank existence, together with sporting events, intercourse, edibles, schooling, spiritual ideals, relatives profiles, felony actions, physique piercing, relationship, riding, and internet worthy. The Unofficial U.S. Census is an interesting portrait of the US, jammed with evidence and fun—warts and all!
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