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Pop Life: America in the Age of Pop
Price: Free! Words: 117,540. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Pop Life is a collection of essays across four broad themes: film & television, music & hi-fi audio, video games, the political & personal. Author Daniel Thomas MacInnes tackles every aspect of "the pop life" with biting wit, humor and keen insight, bringing readers on an illuminating journey across the cultural landscape.
यूं ही बेसबब
Price: Free! Words: 42,270. Language: Hindi. Published: May 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
यह एक बंदिश है, शब्ददारी की अल्हड़ रागदारी है, सात-सुरों के तयशुदा श्रुतियों की ख्याल परंपरा से अल्हदा आवारगी का नाद स्वर है, गढ़े हुए बासबब लफ्जों से इतर स्वतः-स्फूर्तता का बेसबब बहाव है, ठुमरिया ठाठ की लयकारी के सहेजपनें से जुदा सहज-सरल-सुगम आह्लाद है, मूर्त की दहलीज से परे अमूर्त की अनुभूतियों की बेसायदार अभिव्यक्ति है। आप ही से आसनाई को मुंतजिर है यह ‘शब्द-संगीत’, यूं ही बेसबब... चले आइये...
Nobody Knows the Big Bang!: How Many Universes Can Dance on the Head of a Pin?
Series: Goldman's Bulldog Presents. Price: Free! Words: 28,160. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics / Astrophysics, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Nobody Knows the Big Bang! poses a direct challenge to Stephen Hawking's books, A Brief History of Time and The Grand Design (written with Leonard Mlodinow). Nobody! focuses on the cosmological theories of British physicist Fred Hoyle, and details the various alternatives to modern big bang theories. Nobody! evaluates the belief systems that tend to favor one big bang idea over another.
Short Stories - Collection
Price: Free! Words: 77,110. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Short story enthusiasts, this book is for you. It is a collection of my favourite short stories written over a span of approximately 25 years. During this interval I was privileged to work in various jurisdictions on 6 continents of the world. At each locale I chose to live as closely as possible with the populous therein, thus maximizing my chance to collect intriguing material for this treatise.
Erotica for Sports Fans
Price: Free! Words: 30,740. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A collection of comedic stories from the everyday life of a man who, despite being a responsible adult male (probably) and an even more responsible dad, hasn't forgotten what it means to be a guy.
Welcome to Dissertation Hell: A (hilarious) Handbook for Doctoral Students
Price: Free! Words: 70,340. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Adult & continuing education
"Welcome to Dissertation Hell" is a compilation of selected posts from the Hellish Handbasket Blog, written and illustrated by Carol B. (AKA The Chronic Malcontent). Each post marks a memorable moment on her two-year journey from A.B.D. doctoral candidate to Ph.D. scholar. Humorous pen-and-ink drawings illustrate many of the posts. Frustrated grad students will find a kindred spirit here.
No Good Deed Goes Unpunished
You set the price! Words: 26,510. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
From time to time it’s entertaining to watch others squirm in hot water. The mean streak in us loves stories of woe – especially when it involves someone else. Sometimes, we are the blundering idiots with a tale of despair for others to be pleased about. Either way, the good deeds that don’t go unpunished make such juicy stories!
How to Write an Awesome Blog
Price: Free! Words: 33,000. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Blogging, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
This is not your typical "How To" book. The passages here are from Tim Boyle’s Mooselicker blog. The mission with this book is simple, not to tell you how to write an awesome blog but to show you how to do it.
Liz Tells Frank What Happened In...
Series: Liz Tells Frank What Happened In..., Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 35,090. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
Liz Shannon Miller's friend Frank has missed out on a lot of pop culture over the years. So sometimes, Liz tells him about something he's missed. From the fond nostalgia of "Sweet Valley High" to the soul-killing badness of "Madea's Family Reunion," "Liz Tells Frank What Happened In..." is an epic tour though entertainment's highs and lows. (Mostly the lows. Liz may never recover from "Zardoz".)
Comrade Baby ...and other South African Adventures
Price: Free! Words: 65,050. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: December 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Hagen Engler gains perspective on blackness, whiteness, drunkness, punkness, the Eastern Cape, Robot Guys and the resilience of his cushion-sized liver, as South Africa evolves from a gnomes' lair to a proper country with equal rights and opportunities for all-time cock-ups, poetry, depravity and hedonistic benders like you've never seen.
Random Acts of Travel: Featuring Trepidation, Hammocks and Spitting
Price: Free! Words: 121,850. Language: Canadian English. Published: August 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
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Travelling through our diverse and fascinating world can be invigorating, uplifting and life changing. Of course, it can also be baffling, disgusting, aggravating and ridiculous. This hilarious tribute to world travel is full of humorous stories and shocking advice that will inspire you, make you laugh out loud and slowly but surely convince you to stock up on hand sanitizer.