MAD Spoofs Star Wars

MAD Spoofs Star Wars and other SCI-FI A family tradition that started a few years back following the resurgence of films in the Star Wars franchise is to get everyone together during the Holiday weekend to see the latest release. This year was no different as we were able to watch The Last Jedi. But…

The Tragic Clowns

The Tragic Clowns: An Analysis of the Short Lives of John Belushi, Lenny Bruce, and Chris Farley. Paperback – October 17, 2009 by Joe Guse (Author) This book provides a psychological profile of John Belushi, Lenny Bruce, and Chris Farley, and attempts to examine the pathos that exists in the inner worlds of comedians. Editorial…

What’s So Funny?

What’s So Funny?: How to Get Humor and Good Storytelling into Your Speeches and Presentations Paperback – June 15, 2000 by Cherie Kerr (Author),‎ Sim Middleton (Author) Book by Kerr, Cherie, Middleton, Sim More about the author Biography Cherie Kerr, who founded ExecuProv in 1983, has provided a variety of classes on presentation and communication…

Beyond a Joke

Beyond a Joke: Inside the Dark Minds of Stand-Up Comedians Paperback – September 3, 2012 by Bruce Dessau (Author) It is not a normal person who wants to go onstage and make thousands of strangers laugh every night—this celebration of comedy by a veteran comedy critic is also a story of lives lived to excess

Esquire’s World of Humor

Esquire’s World of Humor – January 1, 1964 The best humor from Esquire magazine Includes works from: Dorothy Parker, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Philip Roth, Terry Southern, Jessica Mitford, H.L. Mencken, Zero Mostel, Mort Sahl, George Jean Nathan, Lenny Bruce, MacKinlay Kantor, Stan Freberg, Jonathan Winters, Dick Gregory, Robert Lowry, Ring Lardner, Allan Seager, James M.…

The Language of Persuasion in Politics

The Language of Persuasion in Politics: An Introduction 1st Edition by Alan Partington (Author),‎ Charlotte Taylor (Author) This accessible introductory textbook looks at the modern relationship between politicians, the press and the public through the language they employ, with extensive coverage of key topics including:

Life, Love, Laughter

Life, Love, Laughter: Celebrating Your Existence Paperback – June 9, 2009 by Osho (Author) In this collection of reflections, Osho’s inspiring and loving stories go far beyond the usual chicken-soup fare. Life, Love, Laughter establishes a new genre of reflective and inspirational text stripped of all platitudes and clichés, and absolutely in tune with the…