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Sep 14, 1993
| ISBN 9780449908105
Jul 28, 2010
| ISBN 9780307758675
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Sep 14, 1993 | ISBN 9780449908105
Jul 28, 2010 | ISBN 9780307758675
"One of the funniest peole ever to tap tap on a PC."PHILADELPHIA INQUIRERNot since George Bush’s memorable dinner with the Japanese prime minister has the Land of the Rising Sun seen the likes of a goodwill ambassador like Dave Barry. Join him as he belts out oldies in a karaoke bar, marries a geriatric geisha girl, takes his first bath in public, bows to just about everyone, and explores culture shock in all its numerous humorous forms, including: Failing to Learn Japanese in Only Five Minutes (Or: "Very Much Good Morning, Sir!") ; Humor in Japan (Take My Tofu, Please!); Sports in Japan ("Yo, Batter! Loudly Make it Fly!"), and more.
From 1983 to 2004, Dave Barry wrote a weekly humor column for The Miami Herald, which in 1988 won a Pulitzer Prize for Commentary. He is the author of more than thirty books, including such bestsellers as the nonfiction Live… More about Dave Barry
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