Finding the Funny Fast How to Create Quick Humor to Connect with Clients Coworkers and Crowds

If you've ever thought about using humor in a speech, sales letter or even casual conversation but stopped because you had no idea where to start looking for the funny or were overwhelmed by the thought of spending hours crafting a joke, ...

Author: Jan McInnis

Publisher:

ISBN: 0984099905

Category: Humor

Page: 126

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If you've ever thought about using humor in a speech, sales letter or even casual conversation but stopped because you had no idea where to start looking for the funny or were overwhelmed by the thought of spending hours crafting a joke, then this book is for you! Jan steps you through the ways she writes humor fast for herself and her clients. Humor is the best way to make your communications memorable, connect with employees and coworkers immediately, keep people interested in what you have to say, sell a product or service and diffuse tense situations. Become more effective with everyone you're communicating with by using humor now!

That Reminds Me Finding the Funny in a Serious World

Around the dinner table the zingers came fast and furious, and if you weren't
quick with a comeback you were eaten alive. My aunts, uncles, and cousins lived
in Toledo, Ohio, and during family visits I quickly discovered how the attack/ ...

Author: Michael Close

Publisher: Lulu.com

ISBN: 9781435706460

Category: Humor

Page: 218

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Michael Close is an inveterate joke teller whose stories have brought gales of laughter from audiences around the world. For more than twenty years, Michael's friends and colleagues have eagerly awaited a collection of jokes from his enormous repertoire. "That Reminds Me" is that compilation - more than 250 of the best clean (and not so clean) jokes you've ever read. But this is much more than a joke book. Michael shares heartfelt reminiscences of the funny people who have enriched his life, stories of crazy personal experiences, and thoughts on the importance of "finding the funny" in your own life. This is the perfect book for anyone who needs a good laugh. Foreword by Penn Jillette [The jokes in this collection range from squeaky clean to R-rated. Words that you can't use on network television appear occasionally. If such language offends you, please don't purchase this book.]

Finding Triathlon

Speed is a funny thing; its relative nature affecting individuals in different ways.
One man's 30-minute 10k is another woman's 9.6-second 100-yard dash. I don't
like to drive a car fast, but cheek-bending acceleration? Now that's a rush.

Author: Scott Tinley

Publisher: Hatherleigh Press

ISBN: 9781578265855

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 224

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Training for and completing a triathlon is one of the most grueling life experiences anyone can have, requiring a degree of personal commitment, individual strength and iron will that few people possess. A true test of your ability to find, and then surpass your physical, mental and emotional limits, the only real analogue to triathlon…is the challenge of life itself. In Finding Triathlon, professional athlete Scott Tinley explores the world inside and outside endurance sports, seeking answers to age-old questions. Part memoir, part cultural exploration, Tinley uses the language of sports to speak universal truths. Told through anecdotes, both personal and shared, with a critical, inquisitive, and often humorous interpretation of a life lived through the medium of sports, Tinley reflects on the sport of triathlon, honest competition, and the drive to improve ourselves as a whole, looking to understand how and why we live our lives. Finding Triathlon is not a self-help book, and it’s not a fitness guide. Nor is it just about triathlons and triathletes. It’s about a lifestyle, a perspective, a way of looking at the world and its challenges, as you strive to better yourself and better understand yourself. Whether you’re training for the next big race or you’ve never run a mile in your life, Finding Triathlon speaks to the champion in each of us, demonstrating how making the decision to push ourselves to succeed in our dreams can affect our life, our world, and our future. From the Trade Paperback edition.

Too Funny for Words

Finding scenes that offered the greatest potential for entertaining drawings while
still keeping the basic intent of the story was ... Walt had to duck as fast as anyone
when a board was being swung to a new location in a crowded room .

Author: Frank Thomas

Publisher: Abbeville Promotional

ISBN: UOM:39015030903770

Category: Humor

Page: 223

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Looks at movie stills and drawings for a variety of Disney animated films and shows how sight gags, visual puns and jokes are developed

Eighty Days to Elsewhere

Hilariously funny and insanely enjoyable . . . . If you ' re looking for a break from
your usual genre picks , you will absolutely enjoy this funny , fast - paced
romance with its delightfully quirky characters . ” - YA Books Central " Fans of the
books ...

Author: kc dyer

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 9780593102053

Category: Fiction

Page: 480

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“The Amazing Race" meets Around the World in 80 Days as a woman desperate to save her family bookstore falls for her competition. Born and raised in New York City, Ramona Keene dreams of attending photography school and traveling to Paris, but her reality never quite catches up with her imagination. Instead, she works at her uncles' quaint bookstore, where the tea is plentiful and all the adventures are between the covers of secondhand books. But when the new landlord arrives with his Evil Nephew in tow, Romy's quiet life comes crashing down. He plans to triple the rent, something her uncles can't afford. In order to earn the money to help save the bookstore, Romy applies for a job at ExLibris Expeditions, a company that re-creates literary journeys. Romy snags the oddest internship ever: retrace Phileas Fogg's journey from Jules Verne's Around the World in 80 Days and plan a suitable, contemporary adventure for a client. The task is close to impossible; sticking to the original route means no commercial aircraft permitted, and she’s got a lot less than eighty days to work with. Shaking off her fear of leaving home, Romy takes on the challenge, only to discover she’s got competition. Worse, Dominic Madison turns out to be the – unfortunately hot – nephew of her family’s worst enemy. Can Romy win the race and circle the globe in time to save the bookstore? And what happens when she starts to fall for the very person who may just be the death of her dreams?

Guidebook to Accompany The New Our New Friends

Ask everyone to read the first sentence to find out when the boys went to play
with the boats . ... To introduce the new word slow , discuss what Billy said about
his boat , write the word fast on the blackboard , and ... Rereading : Review the
pictures and the text to help pupils identify three distinct episodes - making boats
( pages 65 and 66 ) , playing with the boats ( pages 67 and 68 ) , and finding a
funny ...

Author: William Scott Gray

Publisher:

ISBN: UCAL:B4698093

Category: Readers (Elementary)

Page: 448

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A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to School

Plus, this is the fixed format version, which will look almost identical to the print version. Additionally for devices that support audio, this ebook includes a read-along setting.

Author: Davide Cali

Publisher: Chronicle Books

ISBN: 9781452140742

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 44

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First, some giant ants steal breakfast. Then there are the evil ninjas, massive ape, mysterious mole people, giant blob, and countless other daunting (and astonishing) detours along the way to school. Are these excuses really why this student is late? Or is there another explanation that is even more outrageous than the rest? From Davide Cali and Benjamin Chaud, the critically acclaimed author/illustrator team behind I Didn't Do My Homework Because . . . comes a fast-paced, actionpacked, laugh-out-loud story about finding the way to school despite the odds—and the unbelievable oddness! Plus, this is the fixed format version, which will look almost identical to the print version. Additionally for devices that support audio, this ebook includes a read-along setting.

The New Yorker

34th trived that the wisecracks aren't funny even St. East and Symphony ; starting
Jan. 12. ... With Katharine Hepman who hires detectives to find out why no burn ,
Vanessa Redgrave , Geneviève Bujold , body likes him . In French .

Author: Harold Wallace Ross

Publisher:

ISBN: NWU:35556026834507

Category: Literature

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Theatre Record

But he never comes close to finding the thing he really wants - a way out . ... The
only thing to do is leave your brain behind and go along for a very funny , fast -
moving and visually attractive ride . comic business the general mood of the
piece ...

Author:

Publisher:

ISBN: STANFORD:36105020646050

Category: Theater

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The Bookseller

Each book contains about 300 cartoons , so there is plenty of aice gentle funny
stuff . ( No dirt , just funny fast pick up material . ) On 28th ... a lot of trouble finding
a recipient with two knees of totally different size , but it showed willing . I won't be
 ...

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ISBN: UCAL:B3312264

Category: Bibliography

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Finding Melina

Funny , but I don ' t feel so awful anymore . " " It happens that ... s nothing , " he
said quickly . " I walked into a door while I was looking the other way . Lucky I did
not break my head . " He covered it with a hand . " It ' s okay , I ' m a fast healer .

Author: Jan Lagare

Publisher:

ISBN: UOM:39015043631244

Category: Philippine fiction (English)

Page: 111

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McDougal Littell English Teacher s ed

Stress the importance of finding synonyms or antonyms that will convey the
precise meaning the students want to express ... Advanced Students Ask the
students to choose three words from the following list : funny , fast , dull , tired ,
and smart .

Author: Allan A. Glatthorn

Publisher:

ISBN: 0812351452

Category: English language

Page: 668

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Playbill

ON THE TOWN with Jennifer Lanter finding the BIG APPLE ' s funny BONE New
York City sets the stage for the human ... Faster than you can say “
lederhoetables on foccacia ; or a complete menu of sen , ” an entire musical
revue pays pastas ...

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ISBN: UOM:39015067516800

Category: Theater

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Finding Work Without Losing Heart

It ' s a funny feeling , " he tells his son , “ when you get old . ... bank , told me that
his son gave him needed encouragement by simply remarking , “ Dad , you ' ve
just lost your fast ball , that ' s all ; now you ' ve got to start working on your curve .

Author: William J. Byron

Publisher: Adams Media Corporation

ISBN: UOM:49015002554229

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 230

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The Magic Pony

This book provides a ton of delightful experiences that kids will want to listen to again and again! Scroll up and buy now to discover these bedtime stories tonight!

Author: Liz Dreams

Publisher:

ISBN: 9798648149724

Category:

Page: 120

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Discover a delightful collection of bedtime stories perfect for all ages! Are you searching for fun and enjoyable bedtime stories to help your children relax and unlock their inner creativity? Or do you want to find a new way to make bedtimes fun? Then this book is for you! Designed to imbue your kids with a love of stories and help them experience the benefits of mindfulness meditation, this wonderful collection of 10 bedtime stories features a ton of fantastical worlds, loveable characters, and important lessons. A brilliant way of promoting relaxation, creativity, and visualization, now kids can lose themselves in the world of their imaginations as these soothing tales help them slip into a deep and dream-filled sleep. Stories included: Kezzy At The Pony Town Allan And The Magical Pony Secret, The Magic Pony The Enchanted Pony And The Talkative The Magic Pony And The Magic Drum The Proud Magic Pony The Pony That Brings Goodluck The Wicked Magic Pony Master The Magic Pony In The Animal Kingdom Linnie Pony, The Cook So if you're searching for a fun and relaxing new selection of bedtime stories, then you've come to the right place. This book provides a ton of delightful experiences that kids will want to listen to again and again! Scroll up and buy now to discover these bedtime stories tonight!

School Library Journal

... spirit has been trapped plenty more that they will find funny . Playin a glass vial
. When Merle comes into pos ful cartoon line drawings ( one per chapter )
session of this vial , she is commanded by the complement the fast - paced
narrative .

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ISBN: PSU:000054948402

Category: Children's libraries

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Naval History

Huge Marines bounced babies on their knees , unembarrassed and quick to help
bottle - feed infants and embrace desperate parents who looked to ... I scanned
the hangar bays , searching for his funny straw hat and expressionless face .

Author:

Publisher:

ISBN: WISC:89065700015

Category: Naval history

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The Reading Teacher

Third and fourth graders find it easy to $ 3.86 . read and comprehend . Factual ...
A funny , fast - reading story about Dor Illustrations by Byron Goto . ... Terry's
delight in finding ways of annoying main concern , however , is about Tony ,
Dorrie .

Author:

Publisher:

ISBN: UOM:39015055236734

Category: Reading

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American Childhood

But Snoopy liked to find if he broke the quills off , the barbed remembering what
his mother had out things for himself — the hard way ... He cir each quill with her
sharp teeth and His mother called to him to come cled round and round , but he
gave a quick yank . ... the Snoopy yip with pain , but he did he was finding redder
, sweeter , funny animal circled too , always hold quite still while his mother better
 ...

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ISBN: STANFORD:36105006514637

Category: Child development

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Includes music (mostly songs with piano accompaniment).

How Women Use Their Inner Wisdom

This guide offers many simple, intuitive training techniques that anyone can learn to develop better relationships and live happily ever after.

Author: Ruth Berger

Publisher: Balboa Press

ISBN: 9781452592435

Category: Body, Mind & Spirit

Page: 112

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Aura seeing is easy and fun. Look at a person's head to determine which side is darkest. If the left side is darker, that means he or she is struggling with the past. The right side indicates what the person is facing in present time. The lighter the color, the easier it will be for that person can make good decisions. Ruth Berger is unusual among psychics in that she usually does her love investigations long distance. In her medical intuition, she looks at the photo of a client to scan the body intuitively for any blockages, past blocks, and scars of former loved ones. She's a true seer. Everyone has the ability to find a soul mate. Some do naturally, but those that don't need to read How Women Use Their Inner Power to find good relationships in business and romance. This guide offers many simple, intuitive training techniques that anyone can learn to develop better relationships and live happily ever after. The second chapter explains how men use their inner power to increase their earnings and understand women better.