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"If you aren't cute, you may as well be clever."

Advantages: An unusual and very funny read
Disadvantages: Will make a fool of you if you read it in public

ME TALK PRETTY ONE DAY DAVID SEDARIS BOOK REVIEW “Follow seven beers with a couple of scotches and a thimble of good marijuana, it’s funny how sleep just sort of comes on it’s own.” BOOK DETAILS Paperback: 272 page ...

seanbond87 15.03.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Me Talk Pretty One Day - David Sedaris

Me Write Pretty One Day?

Advantages: Interesting, unusual style and content
Disadvantages: A one-off type of book, when really you could do with a series of 2 or 3 to enjoy.

It’s funny, isn’t it, how you can put a famous name behind a piece of artwork, or a new book, and it automatically becomes something worth seeing or reading, even though had it been produced by a unknown person, it might have been dubbed not worth a secon ...

zoe_page 27.03.2005 · Read full review
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Review of Me Talk Pretty One Day - David Sedaris

A Blatent Attempt To Cash In

Advantages: Some funny moments
Disadvantages: Costs more because of the MTW association and really isnt worth the money

...There is certainly no shortage of panel shows on TV these days and it would seem that not content with filling up our TV screens, they are also filling up the nation’s bookshelves. One of my favourite panel shows is the Dara O’Briain fronted Mock The Week ...

Andy.mack 10.12.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Mock the Week: Scenes We'd Like to See - Dan Patterson

Mock The Week - Boring after a while

Advantages: Funny, full of jokes
Disadvantages: BOres out quickly

Mock The Week is a hit comedy game show on the UK which consists of two teams of comedians and a comedian host. The host is Dara O Briain, and the usual teams of comedians are Russell Howards, Frankie Boyle and Andy Parsons. There is also sometimes guest ...

hailee 13.05.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Mock the Week: Scenes We'd Like to See - Dan Patterson

Ride'em, Jewboy

Advantages: Witty, wise-cracking, winsome
Disadvantages: Losesome too

“….And then I’d like to thank Jesus, the world’s first great Jewish troublemaker. I’m glad to hear your book’s doing well, Jesus. By the way, who’s your agent? “Okay, these acknowledgements are starting to cut into my cocktail hour. I’ve got to clos ...

torr 19.08.2003 · Read full review
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Review of Meanwhile Back at the Ranch - Kinky Friedman