A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER NAMED A BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR BY NPR Amy Poehler, Mel Brooks, Adam McKay, George Saunders, Bill Hader, Patton Oswalt, and many more take us deep inside the mysterious world of comedy in this fascinating, laugh-out-loud-funny book. Packed with behind-the-scenes storiesafrom a day in the writersa room at The Onion to why a sketch does or doesnat make it onto Saturday Night Live to how the BBC nearly erased the entire first season of Monty Pythonas Flying CircusaPoking a Dead Frog is a must-read for comedy buffs, writers and pop culture junkies alike. From the Trade Paperback edition.One was a diagram of the brain with arrows pointingto aThe Frontal Lobe, a aThe Backal Lobe, a and aThe Michelob. ... way, with tour and brochures. very anaudio lots of I eventually wrote an Onion headline list and it went over well, and I was invited to come to meetings. ... The collection really tookoff when meand two ofmyother friends started going on road trips allover andstealing toilet paper from Graceland and MoMA [New Yorka#39;s Museum of Modern Art]aand labeling where it cameanbsp;...
|Title||:||Poking a Dead Frog|
|Publisher||:||Penguin - 2014-06-24|