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    DescriptionThe New York Times calls him "the funniest man in America," and his legions of fans agree, laughing and snorting as they put his books on bestseller lists nationwide. In Boogers Are My Beat, Dave gives us the real scoop on: - The scientific search for the world's funniest joke (you can bet it includes the word "weasel") - RV camping in the Wal-Mart parking lot - Outwitting "smart" kitchen appliances and service contracts - Elections in Florida ("You can't spell Florida without 'duh'") - The Olympics, where people from all over the world come together to accuse each other of cheating - The truth about the Dakotas, the Lone Ranger, and feng shui - The choice between death and taxes And much, much more--including some truths about journalism and serious thoughts about 9/11. Dave Barry won the Pulitzer Prize for commentary in 1988, and his columns are syndicated in more than 500 newspapers. His most recent books, Dave Barry Is Not Taking This Sitting Down and the novels Big Trouble and Tricky Business, were national bestsellers. He lives in Miami, Floriduh. Also available as an eBook "From the Hardcover edition."


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    Title
    Boogers Are My Beat
    Subtitle
    More Lies, But Some Actual Journalism!
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Dr Dave Barry, Illustrated by Jeff MacNelly, Illustrated by Cassatt & Brookins
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 243
    Width: 132 mm
    Height: 201 mm
    Thickness: 15 mm
    Weight: 181 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781400080762
    ISBN 10: 1400080762
    Classifications

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 21800
    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T13.0
    LC subject heading:
    BIC subject category V2: WH
    B&T General Subject: 460
    DC21: 814.54
    DC22: 814.54
    BIC E4L: HUM
    Ingram Subject Code: HU
    Libri: I-HU
    LC subject heading: ,
    DC22: 814/.54
    BISAC V2.8: HUM003000
    LC classification: PN6165 .B37 2004
    Thema V1.0: WHX
    Edition statement
    Reprint
    Illustrations note
    10 LINE DRAWINGS
    Publisher
    Random House USA Inc
    Imprint name
    Random House Inc
    Publication date
    28 September 2004
    Publication City/Country
    New York
    Author Information
    DAVE BARRY won the Pulitzer Prize for commentary in 1988, and his columns are syndicated in more than 500 newspapers. He lives in Miami, Florida.
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    The New York Times calls him "the funniest man in America," and his legions of fans agree, laughing and snorting as they put his books on bestseller lists nationwide. In Boogers Are My Beat, Dave gives us the real scoop on: - The scientific search for the world's funniest joke (you can bet it includes the word "weasel") - RV camping in the Wal-Mart parking lot - Outwitting "smart" kitchen appliances and service contracts - Elections in Florida ("You can't spell Florida without 'duh'") - The Olympics, where people from all over the world come together to accuse each other of cheating - The truth about the Dakotas, the Lone Ranger, and feng shui - The choice between death and taxes And much, much more--including some truths about journalism and serious thoughts about 9/11. Dave Barry won the Pulitzer Prize for commentary in 1988, and his columns are syndicated in more than 500 newspapers. His most recent books, Dave Barry Is Not Taking This Sitting Down and the novels Big Trouble and Tricky Business, were national bestsellers. He lives in Miami, Floriduh. Also available as an eBook "From the Hardcover edition.