Author, Jack Black. Published, Publisher, Macmillan. You Can't Win is an autobiography by burglar and hobo Jack Black, written in the early to Published : . Jack Black - You Can't Win jetzt kaufen. ISBN: , Fremdsprachige Bücher - Verbrecher. Jack Black. Follow. Follow on Amazon. Follow authors to get new release updates, plus improved recommendations and more coming soon. Learn More. Für beste Resultate, verwenden Sie bitte einen Browser der Cookies akzeptiert. Its Cause and Treatment, which collected the thoughts of a lifetime on the subject, focusing as it did in life on his abhorrence of the death penalty. Please help by adding reliable sources. From the day I left my father my lines had been cast, or I cast them myself, among crooked people. Historical Mysteries and Westerns , True Crime and Nonfiction. It is neither self-pitying nor self-flagellating. For half a dozen detail-rich paragraphs Jack imagines what was in the mind of this particular thief, from the casing and the snatching to the expected difficulty in the fencing and the inevitable pinch. The Baumes and like laws are violent laws, for they breed violence. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Interesting Finds Updated Daily. Retrieved June 16, Black's book was written as an anti-crime book urging criminals to go straight, but it is also his statement of belief in the futility of prisons and the criminal justice system, hence the title of the book. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Here he gives readers more of the same. Finally, in September , Jack contributed one more book review to the New Republic , and this book he liked, though he offered as well some astute observations as to its presentation. The Good Life Magazine: Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. MTV Movie Award for Best Comedic Performance Nominated — Golden Globe Award for Best Actor — Motion Picture Musical or Comedy Nominated — MTV Movie Award for Best On-Screen Team Nominated — New York Film Critics Circle Award for Best Actor 3rd place Nominated — Satellite Award for Best Actor — Motion Picture Musical or Comedy Nominated — Teen Choice Award for Choice Movie Actor — Comedy Nominated — Teen Choice Award for Choice Movie Liar. American autobiographers American people convicted of burglary American memoirists William S. CreateSpace Indie Print Publishing Made Easy. The Dewey Cox Story. Ben Stiller also makes an appearance as a worker at a Guitar Center , also having a role in the music video for " Tribute ".