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Most Helpful Favorable Review

7 out of 7 people found this review helpful.

If you are a fan of Artie, this is a must read book

I love Artie on the Howard Stern Show. I think he is an amazing comedian. So I bought the book expecting to laugh my ass off, instead I cried. The book shows a great insight into Artie's life. Yes, he did tell most of the stories on the Howard Stern Show, but on the...
I love Artie on the Howard Stern Show. I think he is an amazing comedian. So I bought the book expecting to laugh my ass off, instead I cried. The book shows a great insight into Artie's life. Yes, he did tell most of the stories on the Howard Stern Show, but on the show they came off as mostly funny, Howard's making jokes and Fred's playing sad music. The book shows the stories in a truer context. At times Artie bares his soul to the readers. I think this is one of the most revealing book I've read. If you are a fan of Artie, this is a must read book.

posted by Jobrien477 on November 15, 2008

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Most Helpful Critical Review

3 out of 10 people found this review helpful.

Too shi##y to read

this book is awful. Most of these stories are repeats of what we have already heard on the show, and let me tell you that reading them for the second time is horrible. I like him on the show, but he has no talent past being on the show, and even that is debateable. Anyw...
this book is awful. Most of these stories are repeats of what we have already heard on the show, and let me tell you that reading them for the second time is horrible. I like him on the show, but he has no talent past being on the show, and even that is debateable. Anyway, he dissappointed me again, first with his bad movie and now this.

posted by pancho89 on November 12, 2008

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  • Posted November 12, 2008

    Too shi##y to read

    this book is awful. Most of these stories are repeats of what we have already heard on the show, and let me tell you that reading them for the second time is horrible. I like him on the show, but he has no talent past being on the show, and even that is debateable. Anyway, he dissappointed me again, first with his bad movie and now this.

    3 out of 10 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 8, 2009

    disgusting

    I bought this book for my father, who occasionally listens to the Howard Stern show. I had heard Artie interviewed by Terrie Gross on "Fresh Air", and he sounded funny. My Dad had to throw the book out because he said the man is disgusting and he couldn't read anymore.

    1 out of 4 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted November 12, 2008

    Absolutely Horrible

    Artie is pretty funny on Howard Stern, but that is where it ends. His book is a very slow, boring read. His attempt at movies and standup are also dreadful. I don't know why I expected something different and interesting in his book writing abilities. Anyhow, I think he is funny on the show, and I am actually disappointed in his book because I really wanted to like it.. now I just really want my money back.

    0 out of 4 people found this review helpful.

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