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Nothings Sacred Comedian Lewis Black Unleashes His Trademark Subversive Wit While Recounting His Own Life Story In His New York Times Bestselling Memoir.You Ve Seen Him On The Daily Show With Jon Stewart Offering Up His Trademark Angry Observational Humor On Everything From Politics To Pop Culture You Ve Seen His Energetic Stand Up Performances On HBO, Comedy Central, And In Venues Across The Globe Now, For The First Time, Lewis Black Translates His Volcanic Eruptions Into Book Form In Nothing S Sacred, A Collection Of Rants Against Stupidity And Authority, Which Oftentimes Go Hand In Hand With Subversive Wit And Intellectual Honesty, Lewis Examines The Events Of His Life That Shaped His Antiauthoritarian Point Of View And Developed His Comedic Perspective Growing Up In 1950s Suburbia When Father Knew Best And There Was A Sitcom To Prove It, He Began To Regard Authority With A Jaundiced Eye At An Early Age And As That Sentiment Grew Stronger With Each Passing Year, So Did His Ability To Hone In On The Absurd True To Form, He Puts Common Sense Above Ideology And Distills Hilarious, Biting Commentary On All Things Politically And Culturally Relevant No One Is Safe From Lewis Black S Comic Missiles New York Times You Have Been Warned.

10 thoughts on “Nothings Sacred

  1. says:

    This book is much better than I expected I thought it would be cheap shots on conservatives throughout and that does exist But mainly it s just funny All suburbs are identical The houses may vary in size and design, but the game is the same Everyone has the feeling that they are living in a special place, when in fact there is nothing unique about it Being brought up in Suburbia is, therefore, like being born and raised nowhere It is an oxygenated void As a result, it prepares you for This book is much better than I expected I thought it would be cheap shots on conservatives throughout and that does exist But mainly it s just funny All suburbs are identical The houses may vary in size and design, but the game is the same Everyone has the feeling that they are living in a special place, when in fact there is nothing unique about it Being brought up in Suburbia is, therefore, like being born and raised nowhere It ...

  2. says:

    I ve had this sitting around for a few years, as it was a present from my daughter I think I finally got around to reading it Consider it a book equivalent of a summer popcorn movie entertaining at best, but not very substantial.And that s a shame I think he s the best stand up comic currently practicing, or at least in the top five There s a lot to be said for his delivery Anyone familiar with his act over the past five years or so will doubtlessly recognize several routines contained I ve had this sitting around for a few years, as it was a present from my daughter I think I finally got around to reading it Consider it a book equivalent of a summer popcorn movie entertaining at best, but not very substantial.And that s a shame I think he s the best stand up comic currently practicing, or at least in the top five There s a lot to be said for his delivery Anyone familiar with his act over the past five years or so will doubtlessly recognize several routines contained in this book.My biggest frustration here is that there is a really good book here potenti...

  3. says:

    Lewis Black is one of my favorite comics, although I worry about his blood pressure If you like his comedy, then this is probably worth a read.

  4. says:

    So, this is a lesson for me check my goodreads bookshelf before picking up a book to read Apparently, I read Lewis Black s Nothing s Sacred ten years ago Bad news for him I completely forget everything about it so when I came across a copy on my bookshelf, I thought, ah, I need something quick to read so I ll read this I m irritated I spent time re reading this dumb book Lewis, I like your stand up comedy, but this book is mediocre.I ve read a number of books by comedians now and aside from So, this is a lesson for me check my goodreads bookshelf before picking up a book to read Apparently, I read Lewis Black s Nothing s Sacred ten years ago Bad news for him I completely forget everything about it so when I came across a copy on my bookshelf, I thought, ah, I need someth...

  5. says:

    Amazingly thought provoking and amusing while also bitter sweet at times, this book was a strange choice as I don t usually look into the biographical section, but I ve found Lewis Black s comedy to be to my taste, so I figured why not Well, the book is insightful It encourages you to look at the things we take for granted from a less than ordinary standpoint, with Lewis s less than ordinary sense of humour added to the mix For fans, this is an absolute must, and for people who want something Amazingly thought provoking and amusing while also bitter sweet at times, this book was a strange choice as I don t usually look into the biographical section, but I ve found Lewis Black s comedy to be to my taste, so I figured why not Well, the book is insightful It encourages you to look at the things we take for...

  6. says:

    I m a big fan of this comic s acerbic material so when I saw this autobio on the dollar rack, I thought what the heck Black s telling of his own history is mildly interesting and he does work a lot of his show material into the book The problem is none of it is as funny in print as it is perfo...

  7. says:

    I love Lewis Black He is a nerdy funny guy has a sense of writing that makes you crack up And crack up I did I laughed while reading every page I couldn t put it down it.Black has a unique smart funny storytelling way it comes alive in this book.Great read.

  8. says:

    I d listen to Lewis Black read the phone book His rants are legendary and in fine form here What I didn t expect, and was pleasantly surprised to find, was a sweet, almost sugary, heart at the center of his cynicism Nothing is sacred indeed.

  9. says:

    I had the pleasure of seeing Lewis Black live and the privilege of meeting him after the show and he is one of the smartest, wittiest, sharpest comics around I love his no holds barred attitude and his candor.

  10. says:

    I love Lewis Black He s one of my favorite comedians This book is hilarious.

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