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Brilliant, brilliant, brilliant brilliant brilliant : essays, Joel Golby

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Brilliant, brilliant, brilliant brilliant brilliant : essays
Title
Brilliant, brilliant, brilliant brilliant brilliant
Title remainder
essays
Statement of responsibility
Joel Golby
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Author
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Language
eng
Summary
"A collection of essays by the popular Vice contributor"--
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Summary
Joel Golby's writing for Vice and The Guardian, with its wry observation and naked self-reflection, has brought him a wide and devoted following. Now, in his first book, he presents a blistering collection of new and newly expanded essays--including the achingly funny viral hit "Things You Only Know When Both Your Parents Are Dead." In these pages, he travels to Saudi Arabia, where he acts as a perplexed bystander at a camel pageant; offers a survival guide for the modern dinner party (i.e. how to tactfully escape at the first sign of an adult board game); and gets pitted head-to-head, again and again, with an unpredictable, unpitying subspecies of Londoner: the landlord
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10762909
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Golby, Joel
Dewey number
824/.92
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6107.O423
LC item number
A6 2019eb
Literary form
essays
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • English essays
  • Essays
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adult
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essays
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Brilliant, brilliant, brilliant brilliant brilliant : essays, Joel Golby
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OverDrive eBook
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unknown
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online resource
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
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text
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Contents
Preface: hello, America! -- Things you only know if both your parents are dead -- The murderer who came to tea -- Twitch.TV -- Ribs -- List of fears, a list -- Adult size large -- Stories from the middle of the desert -- Swoosh -- P.C.M. -- Hot sauce capitalism -- A can of lager and a three-course meal -- That time I invented sitting down -- I have the monopoly -- Hallowe'en '96 -- I will never be as tough as pitbull -- The tao of dog piss -- Why 'Rocky IV' is the greatest ever Rocky Film and therefore by extension the greatest film in history, an imaginary TED talk -- Eyemask, a review -- I went to Barcelona and all I got was this handjob from a sex robot -- Hey: am I a leather jacket guy? -- All the fights I've lost -- At home, in the rain -- Moustache rider -- Running alongside the wagon
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 282 pages)
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unknown
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online
Isbn
9780525562788
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computer
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rdamedia
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  • c
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not applicable
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unknown sound
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remote
Stock number
432A697D-A18D-4F30-A398-9569EBFB6645
System control number
(OCoLC)1089342365
Label
Brilliant, brilliant, brilliant brilliant brilliant : essays, Joel Golby
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Publication
Note
OverDrive eBook
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface: hello, America! -- Things you only know if both your parents are dead -- The murderer who came to tea -- Twitch.TV -- Ribs -- List of fears, a list -- Adult size large -- Stories from the middle of the desert -- Swoosh -- P.C.M. -- Hot sauce capitalism -- A can of lager and a three-course meal -- That time I invented sitting down -- I have the monopoly -- Hallowe'en '96 -- I will never be as tough as pitbull -- The tao of dog piss -- Why 'Rocky IV' is the greatest ever Rocky Film and therefore by extension the greatest film in history, an imaginary TED talk -- Eyemask, a review -- I went to Barcelona and all I got was this handjob from a sex robot -- Hey: am I a leather jacket guy? -- All the fights I've lost -- At home, in the rain -- Moustache rider -- Running alongside the wagon
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 282 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780525562788
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
432A697D-A18D-4F30-A398-9569EBFB6645
System control number
(OCoLC)1089342365

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