Jon Macks. · Rating details · 41 ratings · 6 reviews. An invaluable guide on how to “lighten up” from a distinguished pro who has provided laughs for JAY. I kept number six blank. “JOKE” was just a reminder to start this post with a joke from Jon Macks “If you live in Florida, ya know, God’s waiting. Read How to Be Funny by Jon Macks by Jon Macks by Jon Macks for free with a 30 day free trial. Read eBook on the web, iPad, iPhone and Android.

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Start with a fact or an idea. The 5 Second Rule. Vasco Santos rated it it was amazing Mar 07, For those of us who are already great jokesters, this book is like reading an English primer.

We all missed the part about the Viagra not working. One night, John passed away in his sleep after watching the Yankee victory earlier in the evening.

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The gift was meant to be funny. Lots of people make this choice. Whether the goal is to give a memorable public address or deliver a killer line with friends, How to Be Funny is a charming, instructive, and practical read. Ricky Olson rated it really liked it Mar 23, Being funny is obviously important enough to you that you bought this book.

Hippie Critical rated it liked it Nov 02, You don’t need the “comic gene” to be funny, although I have to admit, there are people who are born funny. Ratings and Reviews 0 0 star ratings 0 reviews. We are unable to find iTunes on your computer. I’m known for my puns at work and elsewhere. You can read this item using any of the following Kobo apps and devices: Penny rated it did not like it Mar 20, They went to 60 games a year.


Here he demystifies the process of making people laugh, breaks down the basic building blocks and types of humor — which include self-deprecation, misdirection, deadpan delivery, sarcasm, and “the reverse” — and reveals the best approaches to use in common situations.

To download from the iTunes Store, get iTunes now. This is not because I get paid by the word. Be Funny or Die!: How to Be Funny is a witty guide that teaches readers precisely how to be funnier in everyday life. Maybe to be funny, you need to be smart.

Who hasn’t wished for the perfect withering comeback line, a clever tension-breaking quip, or a winning flirtatious remark? But if you read this book from front to back, follow the advice, and work at being mon, you will learn to use humor to: Return to Book Page. Funny people don’t get wedgies in high school.

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He also includes helpful tips on how to handle rude audience behavior, like this classic: Fulfillment is a factor. For me it’s a must, especially being a corporate entertainer and speaker. I mentioned this above as a key reason to buy this book. How to Be Funny is a witty guide that teaches readers precisely how to be funnier in everyday life.

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Refresh and funby again. Look for the oddity… in contracts, your conversations, your habits. I really don’t know if Bill Maher is smarter than President Bush but I do know this — Maher is funnier and certainly seems to have a better grasp of the economy.

The Signal and the Noise. For example, if he started with the tunny line of the joke above: It’s a must-read for anyone who has to speak in public, be engaging and funny at work or at play, or who hopes to one day go out on ffunny date.

A classic example — Russian president Vladimir Putin. It’s why you rarely see pictures of Osama bin Laden sitting at the head table of a bar mitzvah.

Edited Though shy, my husband tells jokes well and is a good speaker.

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So with that in mind, let us begin. More books from this author: A quick wit and the ability to get the leader of the cretins or the “Head Heather” to laugh can turn a ufnny high school confrontation into a fun-filled bonding situation. Chi ama i libri sceglie Kobo e inMondadori.

I wanted to bring people together. When To Rob A Bank. And he had a choice: We’ll publish fuhny on our site once we’ve reviewed them. Sylva Christenson rated it liked it Mar 21,