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Mirth of a nation.

Author: Tony RobertsSusie EssmanStephen CollinsMichael BrandonCynthia KaplanAll authors
Publisher: New York : HarperCollins, ℗2002.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : English : UnabridgedView all editions and formats
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"Seriously funny writing from America's most trusted humor anthology"--Container.
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Tony Roberts; Susie Essman; Stephen Collins; Michael Brandon; Cynthia Kaplan; Martha Plimpton; David Rakoff; M Sweeney Lawless; Sandra Tsing Loh; Mark O'Donnell
ISBN: 0060513195 9780060513191
OCLC Number: 51062237
Notes: Compact discs.
Credits: Produced and directed by Rick Harris.
Performer(s): Performed by Tony Roberts, Susie Essman with guest performances by Stephen Collins, Michael Feldman, Cynthia Kaplan, Martha Plimpton, David Rakoff, M. Sweeney Lawless, Sandra Tsing Loh, and Mark O'Donnell.
Description: 6 audio discs : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Contents: CD 1. The short essay that conquered the planet / Tim Carvell --
Parlez-vous Francais? ; An aesthetically challenged American in Paris (part II) / Dave Barry --
How to be difficult / Henry Alfrod --
A fish story / M. Sweeney Lawless --
the inaugural address of President George W. Bush ; Emily Dickinson, jerk of Amherst / Andy Borowitz --
What we told the kids about Monica / Prudence Crowther --
Losers' auction / Lawrence Douglas, Alexander George --
Audiobooks for the deaf / Tim Harrod. CD 2. Give one for the team / Frank Cammuso, Hart Seely --
Come stay with us / Bill Franzen --
Three meaningless fables, #1/ Nell Scovell --
Holy tango of poetry / Frances Heaney --
Your neighborhood laundraclean / Alysia Gray Painter --
Meaningless fable, #2 / Nell Scovell --
Packing for the second coming / Michael Thomas Ford --
Meaningless fable, #3 / Nell Scovell --
All happy families / David Rakoff. CD 3. Chicken a la Descartes / David Ives --
Long day's journey into abs / Frank Gannon --
I network with angels / Merrill Markoe --
Five columns from media person / Lewis Grossberger. CD 4. La bamba hot line / Bobbie Ann Mason --
womenu / Alysia Gray Painer --
The midwest, where is it? / Michael Feldman --
Hall of near-fame / Mark Katz --
Red diaper baby / John Kornbluth --
Mufter the troops! The deal memo of independence / James Malanowski --
Memo to staff regarding new system of proofreading / Amy Krouse Rosenthal --
A brush wioth greatness / Cynthia Kaplan --
The last publicist on Earth / Mark O'Donnell. CD 5. 49 simple things you can do to save the Earth / Matt Meuman --
Bad numbers / Patty Marx --
Anchors weigh in / Bruce McCall --
Un caballo in maschera / Prudence Crowther --
Wing tsu / Michael Rubiner --
Letter to Ken Burns / Ben Greenman --
Happy holidays from Maria Callas / Tom Gliatto --
Aristotle's "On baseball" / Louis Phillips. CD 6. The self-help hot line / Carina Chocano --
After this word from Motel 3 / Howard Mohr --
The way of the ear / Sandra Tsing Loh --
Alfred Hitchcock's Hamlet / Louis Phillips --
blues for beginners / Judith Podell --
You fill out my census / Chris Harris --
Who wants to keep his job / Bruce McCall --
to our valued customers / Garry Trudeau --
Virus alert / Amy Krouse Rosenthal --
The end of the world bake sale / Greg Hischak --
Questions for reading groups / Henry Alford.

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