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Ted Lieu

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Ted W. Lieu is an American politician serving in his third term as the U.S. Representative for California's 33rd congressional district since 2015.
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Deluxe Edition
Frank Herbert - 2019-10-01 (publicado por primera vez en 1965)
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En el desértico planeta Arrakis, el agua es el bien más preciado y llorar a los muertos, el símbolo de máxima prodigalidad. Pero algo hace de Arrakis una pieza estratégica para los intereses del Emperador, las Grandes Casas y la Cofradía, los tres grandes poderes de la galaxia. Arrakis es el único origen conocido de la melange, preciosa especia y uno de los bienes más codiciados del universo. Al duque Leto Atreides se le asigna el gobierno de este mundo inhóspito, habitado por los indómitos Fremen y monstruosos gusanos de arena de centenares de metros de longitud. Sin embargo, cuando la familia es traicionada, su hijo y heredero, Paul, emprenderá un viaje hacia un destino más grande del que jamás hubiese podido soñar. Mezcla fascinante de aventura, misticismo, intrigas políticas y ecologismo, Dune se convirtió, desde el momento de su publicación, en un fenómeno de culto y en la mayor epopeya de ciencia-ficción de todos los tiempos.
Ted Lieu
@stryker67 @matociquala @UncannyMagazine Dune      fuente
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A Novel
Max Barry - 2013-06-18
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This captivating novel tells the story of a secret school in Virginia where the art of persuasion is taught as a science. Students learn to manipulate minds by harnessing the hidden power of language and identifying psychographic markers. Those who graduate become influential "poets". Emily Ruff, a talented but love-struck prodigy, and Wil Jamieson, an innocent man caught in a secret war between rival factions of poets, become embroiled in a shocking world where the body count rises, and the world teeters on the brink of a Tower of Babel event. Max Barry's ambitious and spellbinding thriller will keep you turning the pages.
Ted Lieu
A bookstore had a sale on science fiction books. I brought Lexicon by @MaxBarry, first published in 2013. Just finished reading it. One of the best sci-fi books I have ever read. #SaturdayMotivation      fuente
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Trump in the White House
Bob Woodward - 2018-09-11
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This gripping book delves into the inner workings of President Donald Trump’s White House, revealing the intense debates and decision-making processes that shape major policies both at home and abroad. Drawing upon hundreds of hours of interviews and a wealth of documents, author Bob Woodward provides an unprecedented look at the harrowing reality of life in the Oval Office. Fear is a stark and intimate portrait of a sitting president, like nothing you've ever read before.
Ted Lieu
@realBoutTime I served on active duty to defend your right to say stupid, racist shit. Also, I highly recommend Fear. It's a fascinating book.      fuente
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The Resistance Handbook
45 Ways to Fight Trump
Markos Moulitsas - 2017-06-20
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"The Resistance Handbook" is a guide for patriotic Americans who are part of a growing resistance against the Trump regime. With 45 ways to stop the 45th president in his tracks, this book offers practical means of protecting our communities from personal attacks while fighting for our values and issues such as racial justice, income equality, women's rights, and worker's rights. Written by two founders of some of the nation's largest advocacy organizations, this book is a timely call to build the infrastructure this movement needs to promote our values and candidates.
Ted Lieu
This book by @markos is bigly awesome. A how to guide on taking our country back from disaster. Do what I did and buy a copy.      fuente