Author: Gerald Nachman Publisher: Pantheon ISBN: 9780307490728 Size: 63.17 MB Format: PDF, Mobi View: 4749 DownloadRead Online
Gerald Nachman presents the stories of the groundbreaking comedy stars of those years, each one a cultural harbinger: • Mort Sahl, of a new political cynicism • Lenny Bruce, of the sexual, drug, and language revolution • Dick Gregory, ...
Author: Simon Brett Publisher: Hachette UK ISBN: 1472139445 Size: 71.45 MB Format: PDF, Mobi View: 4398 DownloadRead Online
The book is arranged according to various categories ranging from Popular Culture to Political Principles and Business Ethics, all covered in Simon Brett's inimitably witty style.
Author: Shawn Chandler Bingham Publisher: ISBN: 9781626375208 Size: 16.89 MB Format: PDF, ePub View: 3056 DownloadRead Online
Seriously Funny ranges from ancient Greek dramas to medieval courts jesters to contemporary comedy, from stage performances to the experiences of daily life.
Author: Samuel Schmidt Publisher: University of Arizona Press ISBN: 0816530777 Size: 11.93 MB Format: PDF, ePub, Docs View: 5467 DownloadRead Online
"Exploring the ways in which political humor has developed and operated in Mexico over more than four centuries, this is groundbreaking work argues persuasively that political jokes are acts of rebellion: their objective is not to overthrow ...
Author: Howard Jacobson Publisher: Viking Adult ISBN: Size: 78.70 MB Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi View: 4481 DownloadRead Online
The author argues in this book that the proscribing of certain types of humour may not be beneficial.
Author: Terry Pratchett Publisher: Random House ISBN: 1473541883 Size: 77.41 MB Format: PDF, ePub, Docs View: 2440 DownloadRead Online
This collection is filled with his funniest and most memorable words about life, the universe and snoring.
Author: Paul W. Wesler Publisher: Tate Publishing ISBN: 1615666915 Size: 31.50 MB Format: PDF, ePub, Docs View: 2259 DownloadRead Online
God is very serious about the way we live our lives, but he is also a God with a sense of humor. In this lighthearted collection of Bible ditties, author Paul Wesler shares real-life situations where God-and his humor-is present.
Author: James Robert Parish Publisher: John Wiley & Sons ISBN: 0470225262 Size: 53.64 MB Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi View: 4466 DownloadRead Online
"It's Good to Be the King" traces the life and career of little Melvin Kaminsky, who began life as the adored youngest son of a Brooklyn Jewish family, thrown into poverty by the death of his father when Mel was four years old.
Author: Adrian Plass Publisher: Hachette UK ISBN: 1444793179 Size: 59.16 MB Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi View: 3426 DownloadRead Online
So Adrian and Jeff eventually decided that maybe they'd better have a go at some answers. This book is the result. They may not have got the answers right, but they have certainly had a good time along the way - and they hope you will, too.