The Ultimate Insult

The Ultimate Insult

Book - 1997
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Blackwell North Amer
An entertaining and therapeutic compilation of jibes, ripostes, put-downs, one-liners, and general verbal abuse addresses nationalism ("America is a mistake, a giant mistake! - Sigmund Freud), relationships ("Boy meets girl, so what." - Bertold Brecht), death ("A good career move." - Gore Vidal on the late Truman Capote), sex symbols ("Marilyn Monroe is a vacuum with nipples." - Otto Preminger), music ("Michael Jackson's album was called 'Bad' only because there wasn't enough room on the sleeve for 'Pathetic,'" - Prince), and other fields of human shortcomings.

Publisher: Toronto : Macmillan Canada, 1997
ISBN: 9780786704873
Characteristics: viii, 248 p. : ill. ; 20 cm
Additional Contributors: Leach, Maria


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