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Jesse Ventura

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Davis, Leslie. Always Cheat: The Philosophy of Jesse Ventura. Minneapolis, MN: Tell The Truth Books, 2002.

Hauser, Tom. Inside the Ropes with Jesse Ventura. Minneapolis, MN: University of Minnesota Press, 2002.

Lentz, Jacob. Electing Jesse Ventura: A Third-party Success Story. Boulder, CO: Rienner, 2002.

Tapper, Jake. Body Slam: The Jesse Ventura Story. New York: St. Martin's Paperbacks, 1999.


de Fiebre, Conrad. "Ventura Wraps Things Up His Way." Star Tribune (January 4, 2003): 1A.

Doyle, Pat and Kaszuba, Mike. "Rebellious Road; Jesse Ventura's Life Is Riddled by Confrontation and Theatrics." Star Tribune (January 10, 1999): 1A.

Howlett, Debbie. "Some in Minnesota Irked By Tamer Ventura: Governor Elect Sounds More and More Like a Politician." USA Today (December 23, 1998): 1A.

Jeter, Jon and Jim Mone. "In Minnesota, the 'Body' Goes Public—and Wins." Chicago Sun-Times (November 5, 1998): 2.

Smith, Dane. "Ventura Joins the Fray in Race to Follow Carlson; the Reform Party Gets a Colorful Candidate to Take on the DFL and GOP." Star Tribune (January 27, 1998): 1A.


Ebert, Roger. "Predator." Chicago Sun-Times. http://www.suntimes.com/ebert/ebert_reviews/1987/06/237873.html. (January 24, 2003).

"Jesse Ventura." Internet Movie Database. http://us.imdb.com/Name?Ventura+Jesse. (January 24, 2003).

Kumar, Kavita. "Old News about Ventura Travels Fast." Star Tribune. http://www.startribune.com/stories/ (February 11, 2003).

"Predator (1987)—Movie Info." Yahoo! Movies. http://movies.yahoo.com/shop?d=hv&id=1800107656&cf=info&intl=us. (January 24, 2003).

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