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Openly Bob

  • 262 Pages
  • 2.57 MB
  • English
Rob Weisbach Books , New York
Smith, Bob, 1958-, Comedians -- United States -- Biogr


United S

StatementBob Smith.
LC ClassificationsPN2287.S58 A3 1997
The Physical Object
Pagination262 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL684210M
ISBN 100688151205
LC Control Number97031007

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Bob Smith is a real writer But what readers, gay and straight, will really appreciate are the direct approach and the eye for detail that make this book a touchingly personal document Smith brings a sensibility and a sensitivity that make this one of the most rewarding gay books of the year/5(26).

Aug 31,  · OPENLY BOB is a collection of essays on a variety of life experiences which flow from Bob's mind like paint to a canvas.

He's not so much of an author as he is a "word painter". My favorite line in the whole book is in Bob's essay on auditioning for roles in agnesescriva.coms: As an openly gay comic, Bob Smith broke barriers with an appearance on "The Tonight Show." Now Smith offers up his own original, whine-free perspective on being grown up and OPENLY BOB, the acclaimed comedian candidly, and humorously, tackles issues facing grown-up gays as they make their place in an overwhelmingly straight society/5.

As an openly gay comic, Bob Smith broke barriers with an appearance on "The Tonight Show." Now Smith offers up his own original, whine-free perspective on being grown up and OPENLY BOB, the acclaimed comedian candidly, and humorously, tackles issues facing grown-up gays as they make their place in an overwhelmingly straight society.

Openly Bob is his wickedly funny diary, tracing the joys of performing stand-up comedy during a hurricane, going home for funerals, and, most terrifyingly, attending a weekend-long couples counseling seminar.

Not only is this book entertaining and touching, but it also includes perhaps the finest Lucille Ball anecdote of our time.4/5. Openly Bob () by Smith, Bob and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great prices/5().

"OPENLY HILARIOUS!" This book takes Openly Bob book through the ups and downs in openly gay comedian/actor Bob Smith's life.

It covers his home life with his parents, coming out, his home life with his partner who is a neat freak, his summers performing in P-town, and so much more.5/5(1). Get this from a library.

Openly Bob. [Bob Smith; James W. Jones Collection of Gay and Lesbian Literature.] -- "In Openly Bob, Bob Smith offers his own original, whine-free perspective on being grown up and gay.

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Buy Openly Bob by Bob Smith online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 2 editions - starting at $ Shop now. Bob Smith, the first openly gay comedian to score an appearance on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, has died at age 59 after a long struggle with ALS.

His partner, Michael Zam, confirmed the death v. Most books by stand-up comedians consist of shtick, but the relentlessly quippy Smith--the first openly gay comic to appear on the Tonight Show--successfully crosses over into the comic essay.

His aut. Openly Bob Quotes Showing of 3 “Since most parents are reluctant to talk about sex, schools have tried to fill the gap. In America, when we decide to ignore a subject, our. Bob and Carol (Joél Pérez and Jennifer Damiano) attend a marriage retreat and are determined to live their lives openly.

Bob has an affair — it's not really an affair, it's just sex — and. New York: Rob Weisbach Books, Hardcover. Small 4to. Black and blue paper over boards, pictorial dust jacket.

Near fine/near fine. Item # ISBN: A tight and superb second printing of the gay comic's award-winning first book, signed and inscribed boldly by him in blue fineline on the title page: To Robert, / Enjoy.

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Bob Smith (December 24, – January 20, ) was an American comedian and author. Smith, born in Buffalo, New York, was the first openly gay comedian to appear on The Tonight Show and the first openly gay comedian to have his own HBO half-hour comedy special.

Smith, along with fellow comedians Jaffe Cohen and Danny McWilliams, formed the comedy troupe Funny Gay Males in Soon after, he became the first openly gay comedian to have a half-hour special on HBO.

Smith was the author of several books. An essay collection, Openly Bob, won the Lambda Literary Award for humor in Another book of essays, Way to Go, Smith. was nominated for a Lambda Award in Jan 25,  · Bob Smith, who is widely regarded as the first openly gay comic to perform on “The Tonight Show,” and who went on to write fiction and nonfiction books full of.

Jan 25,  · Bob Smith, widely regarded as the first openly gay comic to perform on "The Tonight Show," and who went on to write fiction and nonfiction books. Early life. Mook was born in Sharon, Vermont, the son of Kathryn and Delo Mook, and was raised in nearby Norwich, across the river from Hanover, New Hampshire.

His father was a physics professor at Dartmouth College in Hanover, and his mother was a hospital administrator at Dartmouth–Hitchcock Medical Center, in nearby Lebanon, New Hampshire. Both are now December 3, (age 39), Sharon, Vermont, U.S.

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If you like outside the box fiction with a spiritual twist, then you might enjoy In The Image Of book follows the journey of a little invisible god named Bob who starts out as a little spark until an old vendor repair man named Ray calls out, “Bob’s your uncle,” when he survives a car accident.

Sep 05,  · The title of Bob Woodward’s new book, Fear, contains a multitude of one thing, it describes the attitude of many of President DonaldTrump’s own aides toward his David A. Graham. Bob Smith: On Religion, Life with ALS, His Love of Nature, and His New Book ‘Treehab’ Author: Christopher Bram.

September 20, “I want a God who’s not meaner than I am.” In the wider world of pop culture, Bob Smith is known as a stand-up comic. He was the first openly gay stand-up to appear on the Tonight Show. Nov 27,  · 6 thoughts on “ How to Open a New Book. ” Thank-you for the insights Bob.

To be honest, most books (unless they are large and/or heavy) I gently open by cusping them in my hands and sitting in a chair with a particular agenda in mind, e.g., reviewing the table of contents, searching the index, skimming headings in chapter of particular. President Trump on Tuesday asked whether Bob Woodward could be “a Dem operative” after an early copy of the veteran reporter’s soon-to-be-released book portrayed a chaotic White House Author: Elizabeth Zwirz.

Jul 16,  · CNN anchor Don Lemon has come out. In a new book, "Transparent," Lemon talks about his life and his sexuality, and he revealed that he is gay in an interview with the New York Times.

In a tweet on Sunday night, Lemon, who has anchored in a variety of roles for CNN, linked to the Times article and wrote, "wanted to be the firs to share with u.

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thanks for your support!!!". A lot of these goals are accomplished without me asking him to do it or even supervising. For example, on a lazy day he might just play with his number trains, spell a couple words with letter magnets, read a BOB book, watch a YouTube video that goes over letter sounds and work on the Handwriting Without Tears app.5/5.

Sep 06,  · Bob Woodward’s meticulous, frightening look inside the Trump White House from maintaining the Obama policy of allowing transgender people to.

Sep 11,  · 13 General Book Club Questions For Any Kind Of Discussion. By Sadie others might have a hard time openly disagreeing, and you just might Author: Sadie Trombetta.The comedian is best known for being the first openly gay male comedian to star in his own minute special on HBO.

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