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My Favorite Martian: The Complete Series: Volume One
Russ Manning, Dan Spiegle & Mike Arens, illus. Paul S. Newman & Bob ...
 
Publisher: Hermes Press
Format: hardcover
ISBN: 9781932563795
Daedalus Item Code: 61826
 
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Rules for Aging: A Wry and Witty Guide to Life
Roger Rosenblatt.
 
Publisher: Harvest
Format: paperback
ISBN: 9780156013604
Daedalus Item Code: 61877
 
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After the Fall
Victoria Roberts.
Publisher: Norton.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780393073553.  Daedalus Item Code: 61171
 
For nearly three decades, cartoonist Victoria Roberts has been livening up the pages of The New Yorker with her witty and offbeat sense of humor. More than 200 of her delightful drawings ... (Read More)
 
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The World's Oldest Joke Book: Hundreds of Hilariously Terrible Ancient Jokes
Dan Crompton.
Publisher: Sourcebooks.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781402261213.  Daedalus Item Code: 61924
 
Their endeavors in philosophy and logic notwithstanding, the ancient Greeks and Romans also loved a good fart joke. This collection of truly old humor—originally published in Britain as A Funny ... (Read More)
 
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The American Heritage Abbreviations Dictionary: Third Edition
Editors of the American Heritage Dictionaries.
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin.   Format: laminated cover.
ISBN: 9780618857470.  Daedalus Item Code: 61884
 
This third edition of Abbreviations presents some 20,000 terms that appear in text messages, chat rooms, websites, sports statistics, travel brochures, airports, personal ads, and countless ... (Read More)
 
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Debunked!: Conspiracy Theories, Urban Legends, and Evil Plots of the 21st Century
Richard Roeper.
Publisher: Chicago Review.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781556527074.  Daedalus Item Code: 61742
 
Flight 93 secretly landed in Cleveland, where the passengers were whisked off to a NASA facility; Nostradamus predicted JFK Jr.'s plane crash, which was engineered by the One World Government; Donald ... (Read More)
 
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America Again: Re-Becoming the Greatness We Never Weren't
Stephen Colbert.
Publisher: Grand Central.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780446583978.  Daedalus Item Code: 61319
 
"There has never been a greater country than America," notes Stephen Colbert in this follow-up to I Am America (And So Can You!). "You could say we're the #1 nation at being the best at ... (Read More)
 
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Aristotle and an Aardvark Go to Washington: Understanding Political Doublespeak Through Philosophy and Jokes: Unabridged
Thomas Cathcart & Daniel Klein. Read by Johnny Heller.
Publisher: Recorded Books.   Format: 3 audio CDs.
ISBN: 9781436104937.  Daedalus Item Code: 61856
 
Here the brainy wags who brought us Plato and a Platypus Walk Into a Bar again use philosophical jokes and gags to deconstruct the doublespeak and flimflam of Washington's Beltway insiders. ... (Read More)
 
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The Biteback Dictionary of Humorous Literary Quotations
Fred Metcalf.
Publisher: Biteback Publishing.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781849542265.  Daedalus Item Code: 62117
 
From quotes on language itself ("The English have no respect for their language, and will not teach their children to speak it," wrote George Bernard Shaw in the preface to Pygmalion) to ... (Read More)
 
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F in Exams: Complete Failure Edition
Richard Benson.
Publisher: Chronicle.   Format: flexi-binding.
ISBN: 9781452148960.  Daedalus Item Code: 69145
 
Through four volumes of hilariously inventive yet utterly wrong quiz and test responses (F in Exams, F for Effort, F this Test, and F in Exams: Pop Quiz), Richard Benson ... (Read More)
 
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I Am a Pole: (And So Can You!)
Stephen Colbert.
Publisher: Grand Central.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781455523429.  Daedalus Item Code: 61320
 
Making good on the scheme he proposed in an on-air tête-à-tête with Maurice Sendak, arch pundit and television personality Stephen Colbert has indeed penned and illustrated a picture book, hoping to ... (Read More)
 
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The Mammoth Book of More Bizarre Crimes: Incredible Real-Life Criminal Cases
Robin Odell & Paul Donnelley.
Publisher: Running Press.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780762459834.  Daedalus Item Code: 69258
 
In this sequel to The Mammoth Book of Bizarre Crimes, the authors recount the extraordinary stories of scarcely believable real-life crimes, from the murder of Italian fashion designer Gianni ... (Read More)
 
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2. More Women's Wicked Wit: Over 2000 Scintillating Quotations from Mary Shelley to Courtney Love
Michelle Lovric.
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3. Talk to the Hand: The Utter Bloody Rudeness of Everyday Life (or Six Good Reasons to Stay Home and Bolt the Door)
Lynne Truss.
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4. Uncle John's Bathroom Reader Tunes into TV
Bathroom Readers' Institute.
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5. Bum Fodder: An Absorbing History of Toilet Paper
Richard Smyth.
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6. Jim, Who Ran Away From His Nurse and Was Eaten By a Lion: A Cautionary Tale
Hilaire Belloc. Mini Grey, illus.
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7. The Socialite Who Killed A Nazi with Her Bare Hands and 143 Other Fascinating People Who Died This Past Year: The Best of the New York Times Obituaries
William McDonald, ed. Tom Rachman, foreword.
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8. Uncle John's Bathroom Reader Fake Facts: Really Unbelievable...Because They're Not Real
Bathroom Readers' Institute.
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9. Why Grizzly Bears Should Wear Underpants
The Oatmeal.
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10. America Again: Re-Becoming the Greatness We Never Weren't
Stephen Colbert.
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