Youre Better Than Me

You're Better Than Me

Author Bonnie McFarlane Duration: 7:44:52 Narrator Alexander Cendese Publisher Harper Collins USA
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Synopsis

In the spirit of Mindy Kaling, Kelly Oxford, and Sarah Silverman, a compulsively readable and outrageously funny memoir of growing up as a fish out of water, finding your voice, and embracing your inner crazy-person, from popular actress, writer, and comedian Bonnie McFarlane.

 It took Bonnie McFarlane a lot of time, effort, and tequila to get to where she is today. Before she starred on Last Comic Standing and directed her own films, she was an inappropriately loud tomboy growing up on her parents’ farm in Cold Lake, Canada, wetting her pants during standardized tests and killing chickens. Desperate to find “her people”—like-minded souls who wouldn’t judge her because she was honest, ruthless, and okay, sometimes really rude—Bonnie turned to comedy. In her explosively funny and no-holds-barred memoir, Bonnie tells it like it is, and lays bare all of her smart (and her not-so-smart) decisions along her way to finding her friends and her comedic voice.

From fistfights in elementary school to riding motorcycles to the World Famous Comic Strip, to Late Night with David Letterman, and through to her infamous “c” word bit on Last Comic Standing, You’re Better Than Me is her funny and outrageous trip through the good, bad, and ugly of her life in comedy. McFarlane doesn’t always keep her mouth shut when she should, but at least she makes people laugh. And that’s all that matters, right?

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Chapters

  • 001 You're Better Than Me

    Duration: 47s

  • 002 Foreword

    Duration: 03min

  • 003 Chapter 01

    Duration: 59min

  • 004 Chapter 02

    Duration: 25min

  • 005 Chapter 03

    Duration: 34min

  • 006 Chapter 04

    Duration: 07min

  • 007 Chapter 05

    Duration: 11min

  • 008 Chapter 06

    Duration: 28min

  • 009 Chapter 07

    Duration: 21min

  • 010 Chapter 08

    Duration: 12min

  • 011 Chapter 09

    Duration: 24min

  • 012 Chapter 10

    Duration: 18min

  • 013 Chapter 11

    Duration: 27min

  • 014 Chapter 12

    Duration: 29min

  • 015 Chapter 13

    Duration: 25min

  • 016 Chapter 14

    Duration: 12min

  • 017 Chapter 15

    Duration: 43min

  • 018 Chapter 16

    Duration: 24min

  • 019 Chapter 17

    Duration: 18min

  • 020 Chapter 18

    Duration: 20min

  • 021 Appendix A

    Duration: 01min

  • 022 Appendix B

    Duration: 05min

  • 023 Appendix C

    Duration: 02min

  • 024 Appendix D

    Duration: 03min

  • 025 Credits

    Duration: 46s

  • sample

    Duration: 01min