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    DescriptionIn October 2011, Jeff Ragsdale, a down-and-out actor and stand-up comedian, posted a flyer around Lower Manhattan asking people to call him if they wanted to talk. He thought he?d get a dozen calls; instead he got hundreds, and then thousands once pictures of the flyer went viral on the net. The calls came from all over the country and from as far away as Spain, Saudi Arabia, Iraq, Taiwan, and Australia. Jeff spoke to as many people as he could, answering his phone all day long. Here are the conversations, texts, and voicemails of a particular moment in time ? a hilarious, dark, intimate portrait of the way we live now. OMG I love this!! It's so Russian ? very reminiscent of the Chekhov story ?Complaint Book? (entries in a complaint book at the railway station).? ? Elif Batuman, Author of The Possessed With Reality Hunger, David Shields offered us a manifest, yet unlike most manifestoes, Reality Hunger actually changed the world. Here, by teaming up with Ragsdale and Logan, Shields has now embodied his ethos ? we have crossed over the threshold and are now strangely, terrifyingly, beautifully ? in this transformed world.? ? Nick Flynn, Author of Another Bullshit Night in Suck City


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    Title
    Jeff, One Lonely Guy
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Jeff Ragsdale, By (author) David Shields, By (author) Michael Logan
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 147
    Width: 137 mm
    Height: 206 mm
    Thickness: 15 mm
    Weight: 177 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781612183244
    ISBN 10: 1612183247
    Classifications

    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: S3.0
    BIC E4L: SOC
    BIC subject category V2: VFV
    B&T General Subject: 750
    BIC subject category V2: JF
    DC21: 300
    BIC subject category V2: GTC
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 27400
    Ingram Subject Code: SO
    Libri: I-SO
    BISAC V2.8: SOC000000, FAM000000
    DC22: 300
    BISAC V2.8: LAN004000
    DC22: 818/.6
    LC subject heading:
    LC classification: PS3618.A3797 J44 2012
    LC subject heading:
    Thema V1.0: VFV, JB, GTC
    Illustrations note
    NO
    Publisher
    Amazon Publishing
    Imprint name
    Amazon Publishing
    Publication date
    20 March 2012