OK, this is funny.
My fave: “For the Love of Scottie McMullet.” Yours?
(Thanks: Eric Zorn.)
deb said on February 25, 2005 at 1:17 pm
i’m partial to “lord of the hissy-fit,” myself.
danno said on February 25, 2005 at 1:51 pm
Please, oh please let there be a sequel to ‘The Sheriff of Gay County’!!!!!
Mindy said on February 25, 2005 at 2:58 pm
I like “Gimme Back my Shirt”.
The interiors of romance novels are worse than the exteriors. While working in the office of a public library, I always had a stack of ’em on my desk to be processed in or out. We had a fool for a boss which meant that someone usually had a bleeding lower lip as proof of an effort to remain silent. The cure was to grab a romance novel, flip to any page, and read aloud until everyone in the office collapsed in fits of laughter. Can be quite the day brightener. Try it yourself sometime.
alex said on February 25, 2005 at 7:08 pm
Never understood what hetero gals found so sexy ’bout quivering manhoods. Them hoods only quiver when they ain’t stretched taut. Kinda like old ladies with turkey neck. Fire helmets�now them’s cool.
Tippecanoe said on February 25, 2005 at 8:41 pm
“From the bestselling author of Wisconsin Whore Dog” got us all laughing.
Bartleby said on February 25, 2005 at 10:42 pm
They’re all good, but I’d say “I’m About to Let One” was aimed straight at my low, low view of things.
humble reader said on February 26, 2005 at 4:27 am
My vote…Okay You’re Taller Than Me, Happy Now?
Dorothy said on February 26, 2005 at 7:55 am
They were all terrific! Thanks for the link – sent it on to several friends who all loved it.
mary said on February 26, 2005 at 3:24 pm
I’m with you on Scotty McMullet. Great cover.
Pat Gonzalez said on February 26, 2005 at 10:20 pm
My vote goes to “Lord of the Tube Socks”, with “Gimme Back My Shirt” a close second, followed by “Lord of the Hissy Fit” — they’re all priceless!
harry near indy said on February 27, 2005 at 6:32 pm
btw, as for “lord of the tube socks” — iirc, when tube socks were on the market in the 1970s, they ususally had three colored stripes — red, blue, green, gold, etc. — at the top — a thick one with two skinnier ones above and below it.
therefore, lord of the tube socks isn’t really and truly wearing tube socks.
hate to be pedantic about it, but … accuracy, nn; you’re a journalist.
Bill Peschel said on February 27, 2005 at 7:20 pm
I was most impressed with the quality of the typography. Where did he find all those swirling fonts? Someone put a huge effort into clearing out the old type and laying in the new.
mary said on March 1, 2005 at 2:28 pm
Hey, I remember all white tube socks. Didn’t George Bush I go shopping for them in Kmart once? I used to buy the all white ones for my kids, until I discovered even cheaper socks with actual heels and toes at Costco.
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