Funny: Battle of the Sexes

Funny: The Book is by David Misch

“FUNNY: THE BATTLE OF THE SEXES”

— “The Thin Man” is still one of the most sophisticated (and sexy) depictions of married life.

— Why you’re not friends with the people you think you’re friends with.

— “Two For The Road”: Man the Aggressor; Woman the Victorious.

— Snark, thy name is “Juno”.

Funny: The Book

Funny: The Book is an entertaining look at the art of comedy, from its historical roots to the latest scientific findings, with diversions into the worlds of movies (Buster Keaton and the Marx Brothers), television (The Office), prose (Woody Allen, Robert Benchley), theater (The Front Page), jokes and stand-up comedy (Richard Pryor, Steve Martin), as well as personal reminiscences from the author’s experiences on such TV programs as Mork and Mindy.

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About HLPAPG

Hal Leonard Performing Arts Publishing Group, the trade book division of Hal Leonard Corporations, publishes books on the performing arts under the imprints Hal Leonard Books, Backbeat Books, Amadeus Press, and Applause Theatre and Cinema Books.

Posted on April 13, 2012, in Comedy, Film & TV and tagged , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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