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.
- 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!