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Driveway Moments: More Funniest


Driveway Moments: More Funniest


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  • Selected from the National Public Radio archives, these stories by some of NPR's favorite commentators will keep listeners laughing.

    A "driveway moment" is when you're so captivated by a story on NPR that you stay in your car to hear it to the end—even if you're sitting in your own driveway. Some are serious, some are touching, and some, like the stories included here, are very, very funny. 

    Literate, intelligent, and droll, each tale is worth hearing again and again, and now you don't have to stay in your car.

    NPR Funniest Driveway Moments includes stories and interviews from your favorite NPR commentators and guests such as David Sedaris, Sarah Silverman, Carl Reiner, Mel Brooks, Dame Edna, Larry David, Darryl Littleton, Justice Stephen Breyer, Jonathan Winters, Phyllis Diller, Steve Martin, Lily Tomlin, and more

  • Joan Rivers: Outrageous and Outspoken as Ever

    Harry Shearer: ‘Now You See It’

    Harry Shearer: Sammy the Flame-Resistant Salmon

    Comedy Writing: How To Be Funny

    The (Wacky) World According to John Hodgman

    At Climate Conference, Hot Air Reigns

    Dave Barry’s Science Fair Tricks

    Brian Williams on Wait Wait . . . Don’t Tell Me!

    Snoring Does Not Get in the Way of Love

    Kevin Kling Returns

    Carol Burnett, Still Glad For ‘This Time Together’

    Tim Conway Delivers Laughs Without an Apology

    Mehlman’s Famous Actors Tour of Los Angeles

    A Rejection Letter Template

    What’s America’s Funniest Joke?

    Robert Earl Keen Plays “Not My Job”

    Bob and Ray, Masters of the Subtle Spoof

    Powerball Dreams

    Jane Lynch, TV’s New Queen of Mean

    Wedding Season Can Be Trying

    My Child, the Prodigy—and Other Punch Lines

    Advice for New Fathers

    Tom Bodett: You’ve Been Warned

  • ISBN-13:9781615730377

    Publisher: HighBridge Company

    Publication date:10/12/2010

    Unabridged,  2.25