The Resource Dogfight at the Pentagon : sergeant dogs, grumpy cats, wallflower wingmen, and other lunacy from the Wall Street journal's a-hed column, (ebook)

Dogfight at the Pentagon : sergeant dogs, grumpy cats, wallflower wingmen, and other lunacy from the Wall Street journal's a-hed column, (ebook)

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Dogfight at the Pentagon : sergeant dogs, grumpy cats, wallflower wingmen, and other lunacy from the Wall Street journal's a-hed column
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Dogfight at the Pentagon
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sergeant dogs, grumpy cats, wallflower wingmen, and other lunacy from the Wall Street journal's a-hed column
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eng
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A delightful collection of the wild, the weird, and the wonderful culled from the Wall Street Journal's popular, and long-standing A-hed column. One of the Wall Street Journal's most popular features for more than seventy years, the daily A-hed column-named for a headline that looked like a letter A-has diverted readers from the more glum news of war, economic woe, natural disasters, and manmade malfeasance. Covering a wide range of lunacy and the unusual from across the nation and the world, the A-hed continues to enchant longtime readers. Now, the best A-hed stories from recent years have been bundled into this delightful collection. There are romantic tales, including the Japanese "infidelity phone" (it keeps trysts secret) and the story of "wingmen" and "wing women" who escort wallflowers to nightspots and maneuver them into the arms of prospective catches. Lovers of dogs, cats, and fish will learn how a Marine Corps bulldog got promoted to sergeant, how a grumpy cat acquired a Hollywood agent, and will be left wondering if a 63-pound carp named Benson died naturally in England or was the victim of foul play. From pantyhose (or mantyhose) for men to a campaign to recruit youthful nudists, a hairdo archeologist to five escaped wallabies and hippies smoking catnip, these stories will make readers laugh and keep them entertained
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Midwest
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Wall Street journal
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071/.3
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no index present
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non fiction
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dictionaries
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  • American wit and humor
  • Electronic books
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adult
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Dogfight at the Pentagon : sergeant dogs, grumpy cats, wallflower wingmen, and other lunacy from the Wall Street journal's a-hed column, (ebook)
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
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text
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txt
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rdacontent
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unknown
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1 online resource
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  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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9780062333339
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(electronic bk.)
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computer
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rdamedia
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c
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MWT12137843
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remote
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12137843
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MWT12137843
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Dogfight at the Pentagon : sergeant dogs, grumpy cats, wallflower wingmen, and other lunacy from the Wall Street journal's a-hed column, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9780062333339
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12137843
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12137843
System control number
MWT12137843
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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