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You're better than me : a memoir

Author: Bonnie McFarlane
Publisher: New York : Ecco, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2016]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"It took Bonnie McFarlane a lot of time, effort, and tequila to get to where she is today. In this no-holds-barred memoir, Bonnie tells it like it is, and lays bare all of the smart (and not-so-smart) decisions she made on her way to finding her friends and her comedic voice."--back cover.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Autobiographies
Biography
Named Person: Bonnie McFarlane
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bonnie McFarlane
ISBN: 9780062319494 0062319493
OCLC Number: 910859168
Notes: "An Anthony Bourdain book."
Description: ix, 275 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: How I failed at being a serial killer, or, Why I am a comedian --
Being born: I'll never do that again --
The countless stages of death --
All this venereal disease and no one to share it with --
Name your own chapter --
It's not me, it's the U.S.A. --
Little airline bottles in the Big Apple --
Friendshit --
Screwing up, down, and all over town --
Once you've seen one sunrise, you're tired all day --
Follow your dreams, especially if they take Gower --
Nowhere to go but up yours --
Laughter is the best medicine, unless you have actual medicine --
Working 10:00 to 10:15, what a way to make a living --
Equality is for underachievers, am I right, ladies? --
the B team --
Midseason programming in the garden of good and evil --
F*** censorship! --
Appendix A: How to deal with a heckler --
Appendix B: How to get representation --
Appendix C: How to properly give a compliment to a working comedian --
Appendix D: Ho w to properly receive a compliment if you are a working comedian.
Other Titles: You are better than me
Responsibility: Bonnie McFarlane ; with a foreword by Anthony Bourdain.

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"It took Bonnie McFarlane a lot of time, effort, and tequila to get to where she is today. In this no-holds-barred memoir, Bonnie tells it like it is, and lays bare all of the smart (and not-so-smart) decisions she made on her way to finding her friends and her comedic voice."--back cover.

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