Why We Suck: A Feel Good Guide to Staying Fat, Loud, Lazy and Stupid
Publish date: October 27th 2009
Pages no: 256
Edition language: English
, Literary Fiction
Opening Line: Put this book down. Right now." Many of my friends were curious about this book and asked me if Leary comes across like an a-hole in it. I assume they’re asking because he generally has a dark, angry style of comedy and his stand up routines contain a lot of yelling and ranting. My a...
Not a terrible book, but most of Leary's comedic ability comes from his presence.
I have never, ever been a fan of Denis Leary. Ever. But I saw him talking about this book on the Daily Show and decided to give it a try. To my surprise, it wasn't bad.I didn't really learn anything and wouldn't read it again, but still, not a bad book.
When I was a kid, Denis Leary's "No Cure For Cancer" show was the funniest thing I'd ever seen. I've always remained a fan since my first exposure to Mr. Leary, recently getting into his TV show, "Rescue Me". While this book was what you'd expect from Leary, I still found myself bored at times. Some...
I really love Denis Leary's standup comedy, so was looking forward to this book. It was an okay read, but I think it was just too much all in one place at one time. Probably should have spread it out over a week or so!
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