Dave Barry Is Not Taking This Sitting Down (Mass Market Paperback)

By Dave Barry

Ballantine Books, 9780345444097, 288pp.

Publication Date: July 1, 2002

Other Editions of This Title:
Paperback (10/30/2001)
Pre-Recorded Audio Player (12/1/2009)
MP3 CD (6/1/2014)
Compact Disc (10/1/2000)
Compact Disc (9/20/2011)

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Description

Pulitzer Prize-winning humorist Dave Barry is a pretty amiable guy. But lately, he's been getting a little worked up. What could make a mild-mannered man of words so hot under the collar? Well, a lot of things-like bad public art, Internet millionaires, SUVs, Regis Philbin . . . and even bigger problems, like
- The slower-than-deceased-livestock left-lane drivers who apparently believe that the right lane is sacred and must never come in direct contact with tires
- The parent-misery quotient of last-minute school science fair projects
- Day trading and other careers that never require you to take off your bathrobe
- The plague of the low-flow toilets, which is so bad that even in Miami, where you can buy drugs just by opening your front door and yelling "Hey I want some crack," you can't even sell your first born to get a normal-flushing toilet
Dave Barry is not taking any of this sitting down. He's going to stand up for the rights of all Americans against ridiculously named specialty "-chino" coffees and the IRS. Just as soon as he gets the darn toilet flushed.

"From the Trade Paperback edition."