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Speaker"s Treasury of Anecdotes About the Famous

James C. Humes

Speaker"s Treasury of Anecdotes About the Famous

by James C. Humes

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Published by Barnes & Noble .
Written in English


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Number of Pages240
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Open LibraryOL7292959M
ISBN 10006463714X
ISBN 109780064637145
OCLC/WorldCa12758539

Asimov’s Treasury of Humor, Isaac Asimov, , pp., ISBN numbered jokes. Asimov also tells us what makes a joke funny in concept—a sudden change in point of view, ideally in the last syllable of the joke—and gives advice on how to tell a joke, the difference between telling and writing a joke (p. 58, after joke 55), on joke-listening etiquette, and on when to stop/5. The speaker's handbook of humor;: How to tell, select and create funny stories for every occasion, plus more than 1, of the author's favorite stories by Maxwell Droke and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at botanicusart.com

[The following is from Anthony Loyd’s incredible contemporary account on his experiences during the Bosnian War.] The two sides of the tower visible from our position almost never changed their appearance: the front was a wide expanse of black and twisted window frames, the southern side a concrete Emmental of shellholes from tanks. Back country characters of city cousins, Yankees and southerners, fools and braggarts, famous people- and even animals, all join in to provide a miscellany of some variety- regional, national, religious, political, etc. Fine for snacking, whether at home or at the speaker's table. Magazine. A TREASURY OF AMERICAN ANECDOTES. By. GET WEEKLY.

Clara Barton went out of her way to not hold grudges. American. Clara Barton, the founder of the nursing profession, never was known to hold resentment against anyone. One time a friend recalled to her a cruel thing that had happened to her some years previously, but Clara seemed not to remember the incident. Humes, James C. Speaker's. [To prevent confusion, I would point out that Mark Twain’s real name is Samuel Clemens.] When Mark Twain was lecturing around the country, he once found himself in a small Pennsylvania town and went to the local barbershop to freshen up before the evening appearance. ”You are a stranger in town, sir?” asked the barber.


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Stanley Hall, a creature of his times, believed strongly that adolescence was determined – a fixed feature of human development that could be explained and accounted for in scientific fashion. To make his case, he relied on Haeckel's faulty recapitulation idea, Lombroso's faulty phrenology-inspired theories of crime, a plethora of anecdotes and one-sided interpretations of data.

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This collection of Isaac Asimov's favorite jokes, with his explanations of how to tell them with greatest success, is an indispensable how-to guide to humor for both professional and amateur speakers and general readers.

Some jokes--from ribald to shaggy dogs to put-down puns- 3/5(2). Speakers on the Spot: A Treasury of Anecdotes for Coping with Sticky Situations by Bernhard, Edgar and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at botanicusart.com - Speakers on the Spot: a Treasury of Anecdotes for Coping with Sticky Situations by Edgar Bernhard.

He also has chapters on the Presidents, the states, cities, and the Supreme Court. The book is more focused on interesting facts than anecdotes.

Humes – Speaker’s Treasury of Anecdotes About the Famous by James C. Humes Humes has collected anecdotes about famous people that can be used by speakers.

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New York: Harper Perennial, Humes, James C. The Wit and Wisdom of Winston Churchill: A Treasury of More than 1, Quotations and Anecdotes.Author of books: Sweet Dream: Tales of a River City () Podium Humor: A Raconteur's Treasury of Witty and Humorous Stories () Roles Speakers Play: How To Prepare A Speech For Any Occasion () How to Get Invited to the White House: And Over One Hundred Impressive Gambits, Foxy Face-Savers, Born: Oct 31, Spanning one-liners, anecdotes, zingers, and little-known stories, this collection also includes commentary about Reagan from friends and foes as well as analysis of his great speeches."--BOOK JACKET .