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Operation Supergoose

3 Ratings: 4.3
A book by William Hart

"A great novel, William. I hope it'll be read by all who are working for peace in our world." --Father Roy Bourgeois, Founder, School of the Americas Watch    "A lighthearted, humor-filled, yet insightful novel concerning the dire … see full wiki

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Author: William Hart
Publisher: Timberline Press
3 reviews about Operation Supergoose
review by . April 18, 2008
After terrorists destroy the awesome phallic symbol of the land of Plunder, with help from gasoline-filled blunderbusses, Lieutenant Ernest Candide goes on a mission of revenge. When he was younger, Candide fell into the core of a nuclear reactor, then later he accidentally shot himself in the head. The bullet is still there, up against his pineal gland. This has turned Candide into a bona fide superhero, with X-ray vision and the ability to fly.    Candide unhesitatingly accepts …
review by . May 30, 2007
Sometimes in order to have any effect, satire needs to be outrageous. Operation Supergoose accomplishes that well. How else to explain a president named Buzz Twofer and his VP Chain Dickey?    You can't help but laugh through the tears as you dance through William Hart's parody of our world today. And sadly, tears will come when you realize that the parallels between the preposterous events of Operation Supergoose and the current American Adventure are far too close for comfort. …
review by . April 25, 2007
In this biting and at times depressing satire, the (super)hero Lieutenant Ernest Candide goes into action against the enemies of the United States. A terrorist organization burns down a flag factory, which galvanizes the leadership of Plunderland into action. President Twofer, Attorney General Zombus, Vice President Chain Dickey and Defense Secretary Clayton Minefield order an attack against the country that supposedly was the base of operations for the attackers. It is a country with a large amount …
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