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Offensive? Oh Yes, Interesting? Not Really

Advantages: Some good insight into his childhood
Disadvantages: Could have been a million times better

It seems with most comedians it is customary for them to divide public opinion. There are very few though that can manage to create the levels of love and hate that Scottish comedian Frankie Boyle seems to be able to achieve. For me though I’ve always rea ...

Andy.mack 07.07.2010 · Read full review
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Frankie Boyle... My life so far.....

Advantages: Funny book in places
Disadvantages: Hard to read in places, slightly offensive

I have a confession – I do like Frankie Boyle most of the time. I don’t like what he seems to have become recently, almost a parody of himself and saying things just to shock rather than being funny. When I saw the book in a charity shop for 50p, I figu ...

euphie 03.10.2013 · Read full review
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More thoughtful than you might think - and rude

Advantages: Funny, honest, rude and sometimes profound
Disadvantages: Rude but in a fair way

In a nutshell: As the title suggests, this autobiography by comedien Frankie Boyle is not for the easily offended. He revels in the outrageous. However, I truly believe that if you get over your squeamishness, Boyle has a lot to offer and not just in a ...

emforster 20.09.2011 · Read full review
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Frankie Boyle's autobiography

Advantages: well written, funny
Disadvantages: none unless you don't like crude jokes

...I've bought or been given a few autobiographies in my time and generally found them a bit boring. I think Frankie Boyle is a great comedian so I thought I'd give his autobiography a try, hoping that I wouldn't be disappointed by it and I certainly wasn't. ...

Huomenna 17.01.2010 · Read full review
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Frankie Boyles shit life makes for a good book.

Advantages: funny, unique
Disadvantages: crude

The title says it all basically, the ever pessimistic, Scottish comedian lets us take a peek into his life and lets us see the world through his 4 eyes. I love his thoughts and views on everything as nothing can stop him for going on a rant about somethin ...

liverpool94 22.04.2011 · Read full review
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