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Ink Tue Jun 03 2008

Funny Stuff

Funny books and humorous writers: Which books make you laugh out loud?

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Andrew / June 14, 2008 4:15 PM

Douglas Adams has that knack with me.

Donny B / June 16, 2008 10:37 AM

Me Talk Pretty One Day by David Sedaris. Obvious and cliched, I know, but that book made me laugh out loud (not LOL, by the way) harder than any other book. I don't think it's as good as his best work, Naked, but it's still hilarious.

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