Shut Your Mouth and Open Your Mind: The Rise and Reckless Fall of Lenny Bruce

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Audio Book exploring a cult personality.  In a letter written to his father, eighteen months before his death, and the night before he faced a jail sentence for a narcotics conviction, Lenny wrote: "This is the story of a boy and a father who spoiled him...He would want a bike and his father would bring one home...he would throw it on the ground and say 'I don't want that cheap old bike, ' and the poor father would say, 'Alright my son, I'll work 24 hours a day and get you a nicer one... The more the son ...
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Audio Book exploring a cult personality.  In a letter written to his father, eighteen months before his death, and the night before he faced a jail sentence for a narcotics conviction, Lenny wrote: "This is the story of a boy and a father who spoiled him...He would want a bike and his father would bring one home...he would throw it on the ground and say 'I don't want that cheap old bike, ' and the poor father would say, 'Alright my son, I'll work 24 hours a day and get you a nicer one... The more the son got, the more vicious he became...I'm going to jail tomorrow because you spoiled me.' The letter finishes, 'I love you, Lenny.'"
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781842400852
  • Publisher: Chrome Dreams
  • Publication date: 1/28/2000
  • Series: The Enlightenment Series
  • Format: CD
  • Pages: 1
  • Product dimensions: 5.00 (w) x 5.00 (h) x 0.33 (d)

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