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Break the News to Me Gently
By Tim Patrick
Price: Free! Words: 7,390. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
2009 was a busy year for everyone but Congress, so it's no wonder that reputable news organizations overlooked headlines such as, "Tea Party protests in Washington get ugly as milk and lemon factions turn on each other." Stuffed with over 500 essential and frivolous headlines, Break the News to Me Gently will make everyone else in the unemployment line wonder what’s so funny.
The 4 Types of Artists – Starving, Dying, Dead, and Rich!
By Shafali The Caricaturist
Price: Free! Words: 1,930. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
0.75 star(4.83 from 6 reviews)
How many types of artists lurk around in this overpopulated world? The caricaturist took it upon herself to answer this question that few have dared to ask and even fewer have dared to answer. There are 4 types and 4 types only. The Starving, the Dying, the Dead, and the Rich! You don't agree...do you? That tiny muscle jumping at the corner of your lip tells me that you don't believe me...
Posterized
By Andrew Larson
Price: Free! Words: 55,680. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Sports. Comedy. Jesus. Ever wonder what Martin Luther would write about if he loved to watch LeBron shot-block layups into the twelfth row? Or if Karl Barth watched four hours of SportsCenter a day? Wonder no more, friend.
The Totally Geeky Guide to The Princess Bride
By MaryAnn Johanson
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,120. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
Do you know the Three Terrors of the Fire Swamp? Have you fallen victim to one of the Classic Blunders? If you’d love to surrender to the Dread Pirate Westley, then you need this breezy deconstruction of the cult-favorite movie by popular and respected film critic and geek-watcher MaryAnn Johanson.
From the Crow's Nest
By Glenn Shadbolt
Price: Free! Words: 6,640. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
A collection of opinion-editorial (op-ed) and humorous POV columns that were previously published by my old daily newspaper Take some time to check it out, and I hope you enjoy the view...from the crow's nest
Cerebus Film: An Epic Journey
By Carma Chan
Price: Free! Words: 2,580. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
Lucas and Dreamworks contacted the creator of this legendary graphic novel series, Dave Sim, to inquire about purchasing the movie rights, but Sim would not sell the creative rights to his work. Instead, he gave his blessing to a fresh, loyal, unknown face to write, produce, and direct the first movie. This personal Mount Everest story will inspire you.
Betty in the Sky with a Suitcase: Hilarious Stories of Air Travel by the World's Favorite Flight Attendant
By Betty N. Thesky
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 36,070. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2010 by Riverbend Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Flight attendant Betty started a wildly popular podcast about airline travel, sharing funny stories from the air, now listened to by half a million Betty fans worldwide. By popular demand, here’s the best of Betty in what may be the world’s first podcast-turned-book, or “pook”. It's a wonderful way to be entertained in the airport, on a plane, at home, and anywhere you want a good laugh!
It's All About The Money
By Nick Comer
Price: Free! Words: 29,750. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2012. Category: Screenplays » Action Adventure
6 University Graduate friends attempt to make £1 million pounds from a list of 6 ideas, having become bored of daily 9am-5pm working life - 2 years after all studying together at University. The film follows the 6 characters through these 6 realistic ideas and the stories which evolve from completing them, to see if they ultimately make the £1 million.
Fund Raising Events
By Paul Hurst
Price: Free! Words: 5,240. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2011 by Paul Hurst. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music
A few hints, tips and ideas for anyone wanting to raise funds for their club, society or organisation
Hitchhikers and Scary Bikers
By Chris Whitfield
Series: Disappearing Things, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 51,540. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Martians, Dogs called Rover, Rebel Teachers, Unrepentant Politicians, Ugly String Quartets, One Screen Cinemas, Desperate Dan... Hitchhikers and Scary Bikers provides another helping of the many things that have either disappeared down the plughole or are swilling around with the final remnants of life’s dirty bathwater, into which you are invited to take the plunge… just for a laugh of course.
The Two Ply Times - OverTheHill.com's Bathroom Reader
By PriveCo Inc.
Price: Free! Words: 3,770. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Free Humor from OverTheHill.com - The Two Ply Times is entertaining reading you can take with you wherever you go. Just remember, your eReader may be great in the bathroom, but you can't rip out a page from it and wipe. Designed to be read “on the fly” -- whenever you have a moment to spare – Two Ply Times is filled with funny, poignant and interesting items that you’ll love.
Teach Me Love
By Manie van der Westhuizen
Price: Free! Words: 5,720. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
A recording of my personal life experience with my Savior, Jesus Christ.A privilege to read the Bible from Genesis Chapter 1 verse 1 to the end Revelation Chapter 22 verse 21.I closed the Bible, took the hand of my Redeemer and walked with him. To hold and obey his commands is the essentialia of Life. Fifteen years extended life. Three Coronary Bypass Operations, worth it to write this book...
Dr. Jargonlove: Or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Technobabble
By Mark Stucky
Price: Free! Words: 870. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Why would somebody write "the biota exhibited a 100 percent mortality response" when he really meant all the fish died? Sometimes people use jargon to be taken seriously, sometimes to be clear and precise, sometimes to not work so hard, and sometimes to deliberately evade and confuse. This essay humorously examines the various motivations for using jargon in both good and bad communication.
Stolen or Rescued
By MD McCade
Price: Free! Words: 2,270. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
A short story of the adventure that sisters undertook to retrieve and release the remains of their Father.
Poodoo
By Matt Springer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,780. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
The Star Wars prequels taught a generation of awestruck, compassionate nerds to become hateful, bitter cynics. It was a Bizarro-Woodstock of geekery. In Poodoo, you can watch one man’s slow decline from rationality to angry madness and finally to acceptance. By Matt Springer, with an introduction by real-life college professor Steven P. Millies, Ph.D.
Medieval Banquets for weddings, parties, ‘corporate’ and fund raising events
By Paul Hurst
Price: Free! Words: 2,600. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2011 by Paul Hurst. Category: Nonfiction » Weddings » Wedding planning and checklists
Some ideas for those interested in holding a medieval banquet for a wedding, corporate party or fund raising event.
#Conversationstoppers: Puns, Non Sequiturs, Impossible Scenarios
By Leon Shure
Series: #Conversationstoppers:. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,400. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(3.00 from 1 review)
Tweets guaranteed to stop any conversation, and generate a good laugh, from the author of the new mystery, "Fatal Sisters," available on all e-book readers.
Why Do Dramas Do That? Part 1
By Dimension Four
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,560. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Have you ever devoted sixteen hours to watching a Korean drama and been left wondering, "Why do dramas do that?" The creators of popular television blog Dramabeans.com deconstruct Korean drama tropes and explain cultural nuances that regularly get lost in translation. An essential guide for longtime drama-lovers and new fans alike.
We Brain Wash You Without Your Consent. God's Manual For The Media.
By Free From Bondage Ministry
Price: Free! Words: 11,620. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
God's manual for the media. Because God doesn't want you to be lied to. He loves you. So read and learn. After all, God's people are in bondage because they have no knowledge. Gain the knowledge, and free yourself from the bondage of the media.
The Doff Show comic book, episode1.
By Egb Ledoff
Price: Free! Words: 160. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » How-it-works
A "how-to" comic book :Everything you've always wanted to know about starting a band but never dare ask. The motto here is : there are no stupid questions. Don't know anything about music or rock bands, but you want to have fun and play. One-eyed Doff, will guide you, step by step, just like he guided my teen daughter when she started her first band.