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  • Posted May 22, 2011

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    enjoyed it all, laughed out loud at times

    I'm a big fan of his show and I really enjoyed the book. If you don't like the show, there is no way you will like the book. If you have not seen the show, think of a cross between Steven Wright and Dave Barry.

    Many chapters were very clever and some made me laugh out loud. My favorites: "Bee sting" = brilliant! "Frustrating uses of etc" = genius. "Fruit vendor" = insanely funny. "Christmas Carol deleted scene" = hilarious, reminiscent of Dave Barry's Mr. Language Person. "Robot test" = silly but I like silly. "Products" = Dilbertesque. "Epigrams" = many t-shirt-worthy. "One phone call" = maybe cliché, but I laughed. "More drawings" = some good, although I always preferred his live two-handed drawings the most. "My powers" = powerful, considering. "Spanish teacher" = been there, done that. "The word awards" = not for lowbrows.

    The book is not like watching one of his shows, it's like watching two.

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