Gathered from the popular website www.StellaAwards.com, The True Stella Awards is an outrageous collection of Americaas most frivolous lawsuits Named for Stella Liebeck, the woman who won a multimillion-dollar lawsuit after spilling hot McDonaldas coffee on herself, humorist Randy Cassinghamas popular website chronicles the hard-to-believe and amusing claims brought before the U.S.courts. The most ridiculous of these lawsuits are given the ahonorablea Stella Award. In The True Stella Awards, Cassingham documents the most outlandish of these real-life cases, including: * The man who legally changed his name to Jack Ass, and then sued MTV because their TV show and movie Jackass infringed on his trademark and demeaned his agood namea * The songwriter who left a minuteas silence on his record only to be sued by the estate of another songwriter who copyrighted his own asilenta song * The man who sued an amusement park after being the victim of the ultimate aact of Goda: He was hit by lightning while standing next to his own car in the parking lot Stunning and hilarious, The True Stella Awards reveals the extremes people will go to in the pursuit of ajustice.aOf the sixteen units CU tested, the Ionic Breeze Quadra model came in dead last, since it managed ano measurable reduction in airborne particles.a Sharper Image ... It couldna#39;t even clean the smoke from one- eighth of a cigarettea in that time.
|Title||:||The True Stella Awards|
|Publisher||:||Penguin - 2006-10-31|