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Marc Maron

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Marc David Maron is an American stand-up comedian, podcaster, writer, and actor. In the 1990s and 2000s, Maron was a frequent guest on the Late Show with David Letterman and has appeared more than forty times on Late Night with Conan O'Brien, more than any other stand-up comedian.
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Dreamland
The True Tale of America's Opiate Epidemic
Sam Quinones - Apr 05, 2016 (first published in 2015)
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Winner of the NBCC Award for General NonfictionNamed on Amazon's Best Books of the Year 2015--Michael Botticelli, U.S. Drug Czar (Politico) Favorite Book of the Year--Angus Deaton, Nobel Prize Economics (Bloomberg/WSJ) Best Books of 2015--Matt Bevin, Governor of Kentucky (WSJ) Books of the Year--Slate.com's 10 Best Books of 2015--Entertainment Week...
Marc Maron
Aug 13, 2016
Holy shit! This is a great book, @samquinones7! Can't put it down. Great job. #learning #truth #tarandoxy      source
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The Fantasy Bond
Structure of Psychological Defenses
Robert W. Firestone - Dec 01, 1987 (first published in 1985)
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This book offers a hypothesis centering around the concept of the "Fantasy Bond," an illusion of connection formed with the mother and later with significant others in the individual's environment....
Marc Maron
Jan 09, 2015
@sfeinartz LOVE THAT FUCKING BOOK!      source
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The Denial of Death
Ernest Becker - May 08, 1997 (first published in 1973)
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Winner of the Pulitzer prize in 1974 and the culmination of a life's work, The Denial of Death is Ernest Becker's brilliant and impassioned answer to the "why" of human existence. In bold contrast to the predominant Freudian school of thought, Becker tackles the problem of the vital lie -- man's refusal to acknowledge his own mortality. In doing so...
Marc Maron
Dec 27, 2010
RT @TrapperJohn1210 Favorite book of all time?//The Denial of Death by Ernest Becker      source