The Internet is a Playground: Irreverent Correspondences of an Evil Online Genius

By David Thorne

From the infamous net troublemaker who introduced the area the explosively well known Next Time i will Spend the money on medicinal drugs Instead, during which he tried to pay his chiropractor with an image he drew of a spider; "Please layout a symbol for Me. With Pie Charts. For Free," which has been defined as probably the most passed-on viral e-mails of all time; and, such a lot lately, the staggeringly well known "Missing Missy", which has seemed far and wide from The Guardian to Jezebel to Andrew Sullivan's The day-by-day Dish, comes this profoundly humorous choice of irreverent net mischief and comedy.

that includes all of Thorne's viral luck, together with "Missing Missy", The web Is a Playground culls jointly each article and e- mail from Thorne's wildly renowned web site, in addition to sufficient new fabric, to be had basically in those pages, to maintain you laughing-and, certainly, crying-until Thorne's subsequent stroke-of-genius prank. Or hilarious hoax. Or well-publicized almost-stint in penitentiary (really).

"There generally is a advantageous line among genius and madness, yet during this case it has turn into very blurred. many of the funniest and such a lot smart writing i've got learn in years."--Terrance Fielding, WIRED magazine

"I laughed so not easy and uncontrollably i may hardly ever breathe. analyzing this on public delivery isn't a very good idea."--Penthouse magazine

"Brilliantly funny."

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My Life in Jokes

By Bob Hope

Now in paperback--one of America's maximum entertainers stocks his favourite jokes and memories.

Bob wish died on the age of a hundred in July '03. His mythical profession spanned the total twentieth century, from impersonating Charlie Chaplin in entrance of the firehouse in Cleveland in 1909 to celebrating an unheard of 60 years with NBC in 1996. He entertained thousands around the world together with his performances in vaudeville and on Broadway, on his best weekly radio convey, in cherished videos equivalent to his highway photos with Bing Crosby and Dorothy Lamour, and, such a lot particularly, within the numerous tv appearances that made him a big name and a welcome visitor in each front room within the country.

With Bob wish: My lifestyles in Jokes, readers can benefit from the absolute best of his humor and, within the method, find out about the superb existence and occupation of a real nationwide treasure.

at the early years:
"I wouldn't have had something to consume if it wasn't for the stuff the viewers threw at me."

On turning out to be old:
"Age is simply a host. even though, in my case, it's a slightly huge number."

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Freddy and Fredericka

By Mark Helprin

New York Times bestseller by means of Mark Helprin, writer of Winter's Tale, that's now an incredible movie starring Colin Farrell, Jessica Brown Findlay, Russell Crowe, William harm, and Jennifer Connelly

Mark Helprin’s legions of committed readers cherish his undying novels and brief tales, that are uplifting of their conviction of the goodness and resilience of the human spirit. Freddy and Fredericka—a brilliantly refashioned fairy story and a magnificently humorous farce—only sounds like an intensive departure of shape, for in the back of the laughter, Helprin speaks of leaps of religion and moment possibilities, braveness and the primacy of affection. Helprin’s most modern paintings, a very humorous allegory a couple of such a lot ordinary British royal relatives, is immensely mocking of latest monarchy and but deeply sympathetic to the contributors stuck in its lonely absurdities.

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The Friars Club Encyclopedia of Jokes: Over 2,000 One-Liners, Straight Lines, Stories, Gags, Roasts, Ribs, and Put-Downs

By H. Aaron Cohl

Eventually in paperback-with plenty of brand-new jokes from today's best comedians.

What will be funnier than a good comic story? How approximately 2,000 nice jokes? during this side–splitting compendium, revised and up to date and that includes a brand new creation by means of Drew Carey, contributors of the world-renowned Friars membership and different comedians supply zingers for each social gathering, scenario, and taste.

Organized alphabetically and by means of subject, this e-book is made for shopping, yet it's additionally excellent for locating icebreakers for social events, including a slightly of humor to enterprise speeches, and spicing up toasts.

Hundreds of the best-known comedians are represented, together with Sarah Silverman, Ellen Degeneres, Lewis Black, Ray Romano, Milton Berle, Carol Burnett, George Burns, George Carlin, Johnny Carson, Billy Crystal, Phyllis Diller, Bob wish, Alan King, Richard Lewis, Bob Newhart, Rita Rudner, Jerry Seinfeld, Robin Williams, and plenty more.

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Claims Department - The Robin Williams Memorial

By Christopher J Garcia

A examine the profession of Robin Williams. Chris Garcia, JC Arkham and others have a look at the trail of 1 of America's most sensible actors and comedians from his early stand-up, via his early movies, to his upward thrust as a relations movie megastar, the entire solution to his time as considered one of America's most precious actors. additionally, we glance at melancholy and the yank Performer.

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Sex & Spandex: The Quest for the Kai

By AM Sardar


The Quest for the Kai. a comic book Parody of Cosmic Proportions.

Monty Python maintains to bitch-slap surprise within the final mash-up.

The glossy Surfer, assisted/hampered through Mrs' Galactus & Darkseid, Mr Bishop and Baron Zemo, is attempting to discover the mysterious Kai, the potential resource of Cosmic disturbance.

Join the bickering Questers on their epic Galactic trip to irritate different life-forms, molest family animals, break sacred ideals and usually sow confusion and discord.

Will our courageous Quester's ever locate the Kai? who's the large villain with the regularly infected gonads? Will Mrs’ G & D come back in time for tea? And why is Tessticulatus so annoyed?

All of those questions, and so forth, may be both responded or thoroughly overlooked, side-stepped, trampled underfoot and customarily mishandled

in this, the second one mildly titillating and fairly fascinating instalment of intercourse & Spandex 2: the search for the Kai.

Also includes deleted scenes from intercourse & Spandex 1.

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Playboy's Party Jokes 5

By Editors of Playboy Magazine

If you're one of many greater than 5 million those that received Playboy's get together Jokes, extra Playboy's social gathering Jokes, nonetheless extra Playboy's occasion Jokes and New Playboy's occasion Jokes, you'll are looking to upload in your laugh-filled library with this - our 5th and funniest selection of new jokes, limericks, cartoons and Femlins.

A Sample:

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The Fun Factory

By Chris England

The joys manufacturing facility is decided within the golden decade ahead of the good conflict, while the song halls have been the people's leisure, prior to radio, tv or cinema, and larger than them all. Arthur Dandoe is a talented younger comic attempting to make his manner in the prestigious Fred Karno theatre corporation. decided to thwart him at any rate is one other ruthlessly bold performer – one Charlie Chaplin. issues flip even nastier while Arthur and Charlie either fall for a similar lady, the irresistibly captivating Tilly Beckett. one of many competitors is destined to develop into the main celebrated guy in the world, with extra ladies than he can shake his recognized stick at. the opposite. . . good, you'll simply need to learn this e-book – his e-book. it might probably were so various.

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Detective Made Easy

By John Swartzwelder

Certainly one of a chain of comedy/science fiction novels that includes slow-witted detective Frank Burly, through John Swartzwelder, the author of fifty nine episodes of The Simpsons.

(Unfortunately, no plot precis on hand anyplace i will be able to locate. I'll write one after I've learn it.)

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