15 Funny Reads to Stave off Boredom

  • July 10, 2014

July is Anti-Boredom Month (who knew?). In its honor, we offer 15 hilarious reads that’ll keep you entertained — sans ennui — during your downtime.

15 Funny Reads to Stave off Boredom

  • Coyote V. Acme by Ian Frazier.
  • Our Dumb Century: The Onion Presents 100 Years of Headlines from America’s Finest News Source by the Onion.
  • Fool by Christopher Moore.
  • In a Sunburned Country by Bill Bryson.
  • The Fan Man by William Kotzwinkle.
  • Hyperbole and a Half by Allie Brosh.
  • The Duppy by Anthony Winkler.
  • The Hypochondriac’s Guide to Life. And Death. by Gene Weingarten.
  • Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas by Hunter S. Thompson.
  • The Campus Trilogy (Changing Places, Small World, and Nice Work) by David Lodge.
  • Carnage on the Committee by Ruth Dudley Edwards.
  • Babies and Other Hazards of Sex by Dave Barry.
  • Me Talk Pretty One Day by David Sedaris.
  • A Farewell to Omsk by S.J. Perelman.
  • The Complete Far Side: 1980-1994 by Gary Larson. (Bummer of a birthmark, Hal.)

What are your favorite funny reads? Tell us about them in the comments section below!


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