1,003 Great Things About Getting Older

Great Things About Getting Older Grandma Moses was old Methuselah was old Bob Hope was old But boomers getting gray hairs and wrinkles It can t be Aging has been a normal human condition since the dawn of humankind but for the bound

  • Title: 1,003 Great Things About Getting Older
  • Author: Lisa Birnbach Ann Hodgman Patricia Marx
  • ISBN: 9780836226997
  • Page: 477
  • Format: Paperback
  • Grandma Moses was old Methuselah was old Bob Hope was old But boomers getting gray hairs and wrinkles It can t be Aging has been a normal human condition since the dawn of humankind, but for the boundless boomer bulge hitting its thirties, forties, and fifties, giving aging angst a whole new meaning In this hilarious book, well known humor writers Lisa Birnbach, Ann HGrandma Moses was old Methuselah was old Bob Hope was old But boomers getting gray hairs and wrinkles It can t be Aging has been a normal human condition since the dawn of humankind, but for the boundless boomer bulge hitting its thirties, forties, and fifties, giving aging angst a whole new meaning In this hilarious book, well known humor writers Lisa Birnbach, Ann Hodgman, Patricia Marx, and David Owen have brought together countless reasons for their maturing compatriots to look on the bright side of getting older 1,003 Great Things About Getting Older will convince you that aging isn t so bad Finally you can eat dinner at 4 00 Your Pineapple Pez Dispenser is worth 900 Chances grow smaller every year that you will die in childbirth You ll learn about nonagenarians like the Delaney sisters, Henny Youngman, and Douglas Fairbanks, Jr and the secrets of the very old yogurt, scotch, and pain killers All in all, the book is a compendium of humor, trivia and real information.1,003 Great Things About Getting Older is a perfect feel good gift to raise the spirits of anyone concerned about a few wrinkles or gray hairs.

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    1 thought on “1,003 Great Things About Getting Older”

    1. This book has four insane authors. One or more of whom are clearly sociopaths. There are so many listings in this book about dead enemies, sexual harassment, and possibly rape that I can clearly decide which of the four wrote which entry. I do know that each author does have a distinct voice. Here are some samples to warn the interested:"adult diapers are actually kind of convenient""If it's raining, no one expects you to vote""More and more people you hate are dead""Things that aren't so great [...]

    2. OMG, I loved this. And the best thing about it was, most books that try to be funny on this topic say things like, "It's great getting older because you are constipated and have all that time to sit on the toilet and read!" in other words, those books suck.This book actually had things that WERE great about getting older. It talks about getting older at every age.An example, "Now you are too old to change planes in Chicago!" Laughed out loud at that one.It is uplifting as well as humourous. I re [...]

    3. I bought this book in 1997 and checked off things that applied. Rereading it in 2016 I found a few more things that applied. Life is now too short to: read Proust. Now that you are retired you can never be fired. And me: You know enough about the Bloomsbury set to last you the rest of your life. This book amused me greatly. Makes growing old funny instead of tragic.

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