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240 pages, Hardcover
First published October 15, 2019
I've felt an increasing amount of jealousy and resentment from certain white male comics... I hear that line a lot: 'Me, I'm just another white guy.' Here's a solution: Try being a funnier white guy.
Right off the bat - a quick PSA to Mari and Nikki (the "girls" that Ali refers to in the story) - your mother was right.
That day, my co-workers found out my secret: I'm a fucking idiot.Ali Wong - known for her unfiltered comedy, her hit Netflix comedy special Baby Cobra, and wild life stories - has made a leap into the literary scene.
It's always challenging not to fart during yoga, but that day, I clenched my cheeks extra tight...And, (of course) she writes down any and all advice she has for her two children.
That became my mantra for motherhood from there on out.All in all, this was a really, really good book!
You have suffered enough.
If you can make it easier, make it easier, and don't feel guilty about itreally resonated with me.
"First, do not read this book until you are over twenty-one. You should not be allowed to know these inappropriate things about me if you can’t even buy beer yet."
"Who were we to take care of you and nurture such magical beings? But then instinct kicked in, along with relatives and Sofiya, your magical Ukrainian nanny, and we were off and running on our new adventure."
This book is for … fans of Ali Wong, real-talk, and bits of advice in between long stories.
‘The answers to making it, to me, are a lot more universal than anyone's race or gender, and centre on having a tolerance for delayed gratification, a passion for the craft, and a willingness to fail.