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Humorous anecdotes about famous people

Lewis Copeland

Humorous anecdotes about famous people

by Lewis Copeland

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Published by Halcyon House in Garden City, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Anecdotes.,
  • Wit and humor.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Lewis C. Henry [pseud.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN6261 .C53
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 215 p.
    Number of Pages215
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6031317M
    LC Control Number48008034
    OCLC/WorldCa1861638

    Resources for Speakers - Anecdotes About names and titles. Garland Drive and Presley Circle in Los Angeles to JFK airport in New York, naming public places after famous people has long been a proud tradition in America. In Britain, the idea of a David Beckham Park or Simon Cowell Drive might sound crass, but a think-tank is calling for.   I’m on a blogging sabbatical to focus on my upcoming book. This is a guest post by Jared Brock. Jared is the author of A Year of Living Prayerfully, a humorous travel memoir about is the cofounder of Hope for the Sold, an abolitionist charity that fights human trafficking one word at a is happily married to his best friend, Michelle, whom he first kissed in the seventh.

      An interesting book of anecdotes about (mostly old) Hollywood. The way the book was organized was hard to deal with. I wish all the stories about one star could have been together instead of being spread out. If you are not familiar with old Hollywood (ish) you will have a hard time with this book/5(91). The story also is an example of how kernels of truth are often contained in jokes or humorous anecdotes. All the anecdotes were new to us, the creaking chair-bound jokes fresh as this morning's lox. People's anecdotes and keepsakes will be used to help make a local history film and put on an exhibition in the village.

    "Many people hear voices when no one is there. Some of them are called mad and are shut up in rooms where they stare at the walls all day. Others are called writers and they do pretty much the.   Richard Feynman This is something funny. I am still laughing. When Feynman was first at Cornell, he corresponded with a girl he had met in New Mexico while he was working on the bomb. He got to thinking, when she mentioned some other fella she kne.


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