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Dave Barry is not taking this sitting down!

Author: Dave Barry
Publisher: New York : Crown Publishers, 2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In a compilation of syndicated columns, the author takes on the dangers of improperly sized brassieres, low-flow toilets, day trading, school science fairs, the IRS, the airlines, and pine sap transfusions for tired Christmas trees.
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Genre/Form: Humor
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Dave Barry
ISBN: 0609600672 9780609600672
OCLC Number: 43903615
Description: xvii, 229 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Politically Correct --
Let's Get Physical --
My Final Answer Is ... Go Back to Your Spaceship, Regis --
Rubber-Band Man --
From Now On, Let Women Kill Their Own Spiders --
Here's Mud in Your Eye --
Eye of the Beholder --
Fore! --
Fore! II --
Another Road Hog with Too Much Oink --
Bon Appetit --
Road Warrior --
Weird Science --
The Tool Man --
The Toilet Police --
Smuggler's Blues --
Head to Head --
Gone to the Dogs --
The Nose Knows --
Missing in Action --
Why Abe Was a Geek --
Rock of Ages --
Mr. Language Person on Nitches, Yores, and Defective Sea Lions --
Caught Between a Czech and a Slovakia --
Parlez-Vous Francais? --
An Aesthetically Challenged American in Paris (Part II) --
A Blatant Case of Slanted Journalism --
Prison Is Deductible --
How to Handle the IRS --
Coffee, Tea, or Dried Wood Chips? --
Betting on the Ponies --
My Son's College Apartment Has a Pleasant Pepperoni Motif --
The Gulf Between Father and Son Is Called "Quantum Physics" --
"Day Trading for Dummies," Including Nap Times, Bankruptcy Laws --
Stay Tuned to FearPlex, for More Panic All Day, Every Day --
The Wait for the Tub Is Forever Since the Frogs Moved In --
A Titanic Splash (Again) --
Blair Witch Mystery Solved: The Seal Did It --
A Rolling Stone --
Decaf Poopacino --
Good for What Ails You --
A Critic, a Crocodile, and a Kubrick--Voila! --
Grammar: De Letter of De Law --
The Unfriendly Skies --
The Sky Is Falling --
Pine Sap Transfusions Could Save Your Christmas Tree's Life --
Don't Eat the Muskrats or the Poinsettia au Gratin.
Responsibility: illustrated by Jeff MacNelly.
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In a compilation of syndicated columns, the author takes on the dangers of improperly sized brassieres, low-flow toilets, day trading, school science fairs, the IRS, the airlines, and pine sap transfusions for tired Christmas trees.

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