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John Oliver’s gay rabbit book parody outsells Mike Pence’s original on Amazon


Sales of comedian’s spoiler surpass Pence children’s book, Marlon Bundo’s A Day in the Life of the Vice President

A children’s picture book released by comedian John Oliver about a gay bunny has hit the top spot on Amazon, outselling a vanilla version featuring US vice-president’s Mike Pence’s pet rabbit.

The satirical doppelganger titled Last Week Tonight with John Oliver Presents A Day in the Life of Marlon Bundo was strategically released by the British late-night TV host a day before Marlon Bundo’s A Day in the Life of the Vice President, which was written by Pence’s daughter Charlotte and illustrated by his wife, Karen.

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Source: https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2018/mar/22/john-oliver-gay-rabbit-book-parody-outsells-mike-pence-original-amazon

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Children’s Book About Mike Pence’s Gay Bunny Jumps to No. 1

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Unreleased Lou Reed Poetry to be Published in New Book Do Angels Need Haircuts?


Archival imprint Anthology Editions will publish a collection of numerous unreleased poems by Lou Reed later this year. Titled Do Angels Need Haircuts?, the book will be coupled with an audio recording of Reed reciting the material from a reading at New York’s St. Mark’s Church in 1971 and feature a written introduction from Reed,…