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5 Reasons We Can’t Wait to Read Amy Schumer’s The Girl with the Lower Back Tattoo

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5 Reasons We Can’t Wait to Read Amy Schumer’s The Girl with the Lower Back Tattoo

According to fans and critics alike, Amy Schumer is single-handedly changing the face of comedy with her raunchy, feminist, too-much-information brand of...
Essential Advice For Aspiring Comedians From Judd Apatow’s Sick in the Head

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Essential Advice For Aspiring Comedians From Judd Apatow’s Sick in the Head

Judd Apatow’s new book, Sick in the Head: Conversations About Life and Comedy, is a collection of in-depth interviews with some of the funniest folks on...
14 Must-Read Tales from The Book of Joan

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14 Must-Read Tales from The Book of Joan

It seems like only yesterday we could tune in and hear the not-so dulcet sounds of Joan Rivers gabbing away on E!’s Fashion Police. The legendary...
How Many People Can Joan Rivers Insult in Her New Memoir?

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How Many People Can Joan Rivers Insult in Her New Memoir?

Imagine: There is a temple. It is an older temple, one that has been around for hundreds, perhaps thousands, of years. It’s had some reconstruction,...

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11 Sidesplitting Quotations From Adam Resnick’s Will Not Attend: The Funniest Book This Year or Maybe All the Years

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11 Sidesplitting Quotations From Adam Resnick’s Will Not Attend: The Funniest Book This Year or Maybe All the Years

I wish it happened more often, but only about once every five years do I read an author who makes my forever list—meaning, till the end of time, I’ll...

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5 Reasons You Should Read B.J. Novak’s One More Thing

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5 Reasons You Should Read B.J. Novak’s One More Thing

When I first heard that B.J. Novak, better known as Ryan “The Temp” Howard on The Office and, of late, a familiar face in films from...
An Eye-Opening, LOL Conversation With Your Funny Friend Rob Delaney

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An Eye-Opening, LOL Conversation With Your Funny Friend Rob Delaney

Comedian Rob Delaney’s memoir reads like a conversation with a funny friend: informal almost to the point of rambling, liberally peppered with colorful...

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Nick Offerman’s 12 Favorite Books

When I heard Nick Offerman had a book coming out on October 1, I was elated and scared. Elated because like every lady, theater fan, and/or television...

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5 Books To Read When You Need A Good Laugh

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5 Books To Read When You Need A Good Laugh

Here’s the funny thing (and I don’t mean funny ha-ha) about books by comedians. A lot of the time, they just bomb. I suppose it’s because...

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Hilarious Summer Reads from Female Comics

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Hilarious Summer Reads from Female Comics

Mindy Kaling’s Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me? (And Other Concerns) (not to mention Tina Fey’s Bossypants) are the perfect summer reads....

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