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If you liked the first book (as I did), you will like the second one.
I can't say what I was hoping for with this book, nor can I say what can be done to improve it, but still it is painful to be let down in this way.
One of our communication problems today is that we're skewing the language with new uses/meanings for specific terms.
Reading this book gave me a headache. None of it makes any sense- it's like it was written by a stoner for other stoners. Lots of pompous pontificating about nothing at all. Read morePublished 28 days ago by Craig M.
I've read all three books in this series. They just aren't funny. I understand the premise: Hodgman portrays a pompous know-it-all whose information is completely wrong. Read morePublished 3 months ago by R. Louis
I bought this because this guy is always funny on Jon Stewart but honestly, this book didn't even get me to laugh once.Published 3 months ago by Justin
@wahidao: It's pages like pages 492-500 that make me love @hodgman's books even more than I would without pages like those, which would still be a lot.
Capitalized sentences on every page and in nearly every paragraph? Not necessary. Found this book to be more of a distraction while trying to read as opposed to enjoyable. Read morePublished on November 14, 2012 by Wh1teBean
I love how crazy-nuts this book can get sometimes! I really didn't expect a follow-up to the first one, so this came as a pleasant surprise (It seems there's going to be a third as... Read morePublished on May 6, 2012 by Jamil Bhatti
Dry humor is better in short bits, not in book form. Most of this is an amusing book (I skimmed/skipped the mole men parts.) Don't try and read it in one setting. Read morePublished on April 10, 2012 by Chris Houchens
This volume has a decidedly different feel than AoME, since it was written under the shroud of self-consciousness that comes with success. Read morePublished on July 10, 2011 by IreneDAdler