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Shooting StraightBefore reading SHOOTING STRAIGHT I knew little about Piers Morgan s background His book contains interesting stories and was well doneAt first I wondered about he diary format for he entries in He Shoots, He Saves: The Story of Hockey's Collectable Treasures the book but it made sense and was a good device I enjoyed reading SHOOTING STRAIGHT If you wanto know about Piers Morgan and he business of creating a show at CNN I highly recommend it This guy has no business being in TV he has no discernible alent yet at one point was on wo different networks in prime ime appearing against

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As a on America s Got Talent he was a joke since he has no entertainment American Generalship: Character Is Everything: The Art of Command talent himself nor is American For his nightlyalk show it s hard o understand why CNN would select him o replace Larry King when Morgan had never done live TV news interviews before Even King often slammed he choice The book just proves hat Morgan was Then Hang All The Liars totally wrong for American TV andhat his instincts about our country and politics are completely off baseOn he other hand he book is an interesting read for someone who wants Jennifer, Gwyneth Me: The Pursuit of Happiness, One Celebrity at a Time to know what goes on behindhe scenes in Seducing Mr. Knightly (The Writing Girls, television news The producer made Piers Morgan look intelligent and prepared often whenhe host had no idea who he made Piers Morgan look intelligent and prepared often when he host had no idea who he was The network PR people hyped him o be someone he wasn Kaiser Wilhelm II t and his own publicist saved him from some stupid foot inhe mouth momentsThe biggest disappointment was Matisse the Master to hear him claim his family was his priority when inruth he had nothing The Madmen of Benghazi to do with his family most ofhe ime His kids from his first marriage were in England and he only saw hem a couple imes a year His new wife and baby rarely saw him here As so many celebrities do he claims o place family first but hen doesn match his actions with his words He should have never accepted Titulada two TV jobs athe same ime for it meant his family got low priority And it also meant he did a lousy job at bothWhat ultimately makes his a one star book is Morgan s cluelessness about America and why Chateaubriand the country ishe way it is He demeans First Amendment rights and Second Amendment rights The book has way oo much anti gun rhetoric and it s Filled With False Claims with false claims facts like people are born gay when confronted by a guest who asks for his proof he says he has none but feels it in his gut He slams anyone conservative Christian or right leaning Republican He grossly over praises some of our worst presidents Carter Clinton and supports liberal Republicans he hinks will be elected Nehru: A Political Biography (Pelican) tohe presidency someday Chris Christie seriously Piers Morgan s instincts are pretty much always wrong as proven in Old Hannibal and the Hurricane this book Page after page details his mistakenhoughts on people and politics And ultimately after he book was published Morgan s show was canceled He has basically never been seen in America again He had no business being on TV here couldn conduct a good interview without a producer feeding him uestions in his ear and showed no appreciation of Art Journal Freedom: How to Journal Creatively with Color Composition the freedoms he As host ofhe CNN show Piers Morgan Live Piers Morgan has come a long way from his days as a British abloid editor and judge on America’s Got Talent Love him or hate him it’s undeniable hat Morgan is one of he most alked about controversial figures in Caught by Surprise the mediaoday From gun control and gay marriage o religion and pop icons he ackles Affinities and Extremes: Crisscrossing the Bittersweet Ethnology of East Indies History, Hindu-Balinese Culture, and Indo-European Allure the hot buttonopics head on In Shooting Straight he discus. ,
Ad when living in Next to Nothing this country Piers Morgan is ultimately a failure I enjoyedhis book for what it was It S Really Just A Bit Of Anecdotes And Memoirs s really just a bit of anecdotes and memoirs what occurred leading up o his show aking over for Larry King and some of he noteworthy news stories and show moments over he first hree years It reads like a personal diary really The irony of reading his book now of course is hat his show has been cancelled I can say I was a regular viewer or monitored his ratings but hey must have Really Dipped In The dipped in he year for Skippyjon Jones Shape Up the showo otally go away so uickly seeing as he book ends in Wendy and the Lost Boys: The Uncommon Life of Wendy Wasserstein the Spring of 2013 andhings seemed particularly rosy for Lilac Girls (Lilac Girls, the show athat First Impressions: A Novel time It s a shamehough I would watch it from Rejuvenile: Kickball, Cartoons, Cupcakes, and the Reinvention of the American Grown-Up timeo ime and I always loved hat he was he one big celebrity voice of reason in he anti gun movement I have a rivial love hate relationship with Piers I love his common sense on guns and his British wit and humor but I end Wrong Medicine to not like him on Saturday mornings as he s an avid Arsenal fan and I m a Manchester United fan Like I saidtrivial Luckily he really doesn mention Arsenal in his book which is nothing short of amazing Anyway I push hrough his absurd soccer moaning o keep with he important real world stuff His witter is a pretty good his absurd soccer moaning o keep with he important real world stuff His witter is a pretty good I don Snow Flower and the Secret Fan t wanto get into a big political rant especially in a book review but I will say my view on guns ook a sharp urn on July 20 2012 That s when my friend Jessica Redfield was murdered in he Aurora movie heater massacre I never particularly liked guns prior o hat My feelings went starkly negative on hem hereafter The whole situation is forever surreal but adding one surreal moment is reading along as Piers Countrymen: The Untold Story of How Denmark's Jews Escaped the Nazis talks about her and her lovely mother who fightshe good fight against guns in her daughters memory in The Song of Homana (Chroniles of the Cheysuli, this book It s weirdo read hose pages and hink Starstruck to yourselfI usedo laugh with Troublemaker: Surviving Hollywood and Scientology that sweet girl right here in my office or athe hockey game Knowing someone killed in such a The Price of Everything: Solving the Mystery of Why We Pay What We Do tragic way is an experiencehat The Replacement too many of us inhis country have had and I can Public School Superhero tell you from personal experience it is awful But of course everyone continues on withheir Gok's Wok this will never happeno me state of mind You re wrong Anyway he logic presented here on he gun Journey's End topic is absolutely spot on I ll just leave it athat The other staggering hing hat occurred Clementine Rose and the Seaside Escape to me as I readhrough Why Aren't They Shouting?: A Banker’s Tale of Change, Computers and Perpetual Crisis this was how many major news stories have happened inhe last few yearsand how we ve already forgotten all of Codebreakers: The true story of the secret intelligence team that changed the course of the First World War them Inhis instant social media news cycle nothing stays in our minds for longer han a few hours or days if it s particularly awful and hen it s on o he next story That s about all any news story gets any It s uite insane and even I was a bit embarrassed La Philosophie Du Bon-Sens, Ou R�flexions Philosophiques Sur l'Incertitude Des Connaissances Humaines, Vol. 1: A l'Usage Des Cavaliers Et Du Beau-Sexe (Classic Reprint) tohink o myselfI can believe I haven hought about his news story or hat news story recently The most staggering being Sandy Hook of course It s a sad and depressing commentary Branded that Ses candidly his refusalo bend No One Wants You: A True Story Of A Child Forced Into Prostitution to public pressure or political correctness from his childhood in Englando his career as a Letters from My Windmill tabloid editoro his meteoric rise Make Your Mind Up: My Guide to Finding Your Own Style, Life, and Motavation! to fame inhe United States Offering an inside view of Stay with Me the realime drama behind covering huge breaking news stories such as My Wife's Success - A Sissy Cuck Tale the killing of Osama bin Laden Hurricane Sandy andhe massacre at Newtown Morgan’s account is a riveting no holds ba. Andy Hook could happen and Reiki And The Seven Chakras: Your Essential Guide to the First Level the onlyhing we did About It As A Country Was Majorly Increase Gun Sales it as a country was majorly increase gun sales A Fallen Fortune the wake of proposed legislationhat we all knew never HAD A CHANCE TALK ABOUT A a chance Talk about a of cowards for leaders I really can hink of anything worse han young children being blown away like hatand even hat moved us all o doabsolutely nothing It s an awful feeling Staggeringly depressing for us as a society But life goes on doabsolutely nothing It s an awful feeling Staggeringly depressing for us as a society But life goes on it It always does Anyway his book really highlights he ever changing and rapidly moving news cycle It s always on o Legends of the Improbable Saints the next big disaster and evenhe most horrible hings are forgotten far oo easily and uickly It s also a really interesting look at what happens behind Where She Went the scenes making a big live news broadcast I enjoyed it It s an easy read This book is written in a journal style with entries coming every few days Most ofhe book focuses on his new job at CNN and how he got adjusted Wake Up, Mummy: The heartbreaking true story of an abused little girl whose mother was too drunk to notice there Even if you don agree with his gun views most will find his a fascinating read Fantastic read candid and honest I m a marmite fan and I am also a Piers fanLoved it Prior o reading Shooting Straight I read a The Family Friend ton of reviews including reviews on Goodreadshat said he majority of he book is about Piers gun rights campaign I finished Fred Dibnah - Made in Britain this bookoday and I learned Still Open All Hours thathis is about 10% of A Catered Fourth of July the book The rest is a behindhe scenes ake from Piers Morgan himself about his show his personal life and his career It was really interesting o see different events over The Complete History of the Life and Adventures of Robinson Crusoe the last 3 4 years from his perspective I also really likedhat it was in he diary format It was kind of like a really long imelineI haven Fast Glamour t read Piers other books but I wanto now especially if Family Tradition: Three Generations of Hank Williams they precedehe events in his book He s a really good writer and his stories are surprisingly very interesting most especially when hey involve interviews with big name personalities The book had a lot of interesting and funny stories about his encounters with celebrities on and off his show His courageous public views on gun control are some hings hat need o be said I guess it akes someone originally from outside Twinkle: Sharing Your Faith One Light at a Time the countryo Identity: The Demand for Dignity and the Politics of Resentment take a logical view and puthings in perspective Piers Morgan hits America going from abloid editor and celebrity name dropper o another person completely exasperated by Dreams Take Flight the highly lucrative siege mentality ofhe gun nutters and he NRA s complete contempt for non gun owning people of he United States This blight on he American social scene I hink is why so much of he Anglo sphere s focus has shifted back o London and he UK as a favourable society o live in America s larger population creates a lower common denominator for he gun lobby s venality o appeal The Rules of Acting to Learned specific news and gun related details about UK US Politics around his jobs between 2010 2013hrough Morgan s diary He shared his many opinions with Boomerang (Part One: Chapters 1 - 19) the reader uitehe character Uses Twitter like The Donald. Rred depiction of an adrenaline fueled life anchoring a nightly news show in he world’s most ruthless competitive and pressurized media marketplaceWritten in a compelling diary format Shooting Straight provides a heartfelt account of Morgan’s extraordinary new life and his continuing love affair with America Shocking funny and incisive it proves once again why Piers Morgan has aken he world by stor.

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