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Most Helpful Favorable Review

9 out of 11 people found this review helpful.

Even when you disagree with Adam Carolla, you have to concede th

Even when you disagree with Adam Carolla, you have to concede that he has a point. This is no hyper-edited glossy celeb bio. This is an angry ranting middle-aged white dude with a beautiful sense of irony, often a crude sense of humor, and a way of looking at things t...
Even when you disagree with Adam Carolla, you have to concede that he has a point. This is no hyper-edited glossy celeb bio. This is an angry ranting middle-aged white dude with a beautiful sense of irony, often a crude sense of humor, and a way of looking at things that makes a reader think and laugh.
Adam's humor is often self-deprecating, but he doesn't mind bringing down anyone and everyone a notch or two. This has occasionally made those who don't understand his humor or irony think that he's racist or bigoted. He makes many cracks about women that used to irritate me until I'd catch myself doing the very thing he'd yelled about...and realized he's right.

If you like the book, I recommend that you also get the audiobook, as Adam eschews the traditional format and starts ranting tangents that are not in the book. It's the audiobook version of a director's cut and is worth every penny. I'm only 2 hours in and already there's a bunch of material not in the ebook!

posted by BooksAndBeer on June 15, 2012

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2 out of 13 people found this review helpful.

This book is a perfect example of what happens when someone lose

This book is a perfect example of what happens when someone loses their edge. Put me to sleep. But after The Hammer, I suppose this was to be expected.

posted by Cassandra27 on June 19, 2012

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 12, 2012

    Excellent Read

    This book shows what you can achieve on your own without help from family or goverment. Hats off to Mr. Carolla.

    5 out of 6 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 4, 2012

    Fun read!

    I really enjoyed the book

    2 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted October 6, 2013

    This book would make great toilet paper! ZERO STARS

    I have never read a book like this in my life - it is one boy's wet dream of a life - I have never read a book with so much pee, poop, puke, etc. in it. Most lousy books have something to recommend them, but this stinker is AWFUL! I can't believe I bought such a piece of drek. This guy keeps telling us how he is a "celebrity", however, I have never even heard his name before. Please do yourself a big favor and DON'T BOTHER WITH THIS BOOK.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 13, 2014

    Spike

    lol

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