Kids Library Home

Welcome to the PrairieCat Kids' Library!

Search for books, movies, music, magazines, and more.

Available items only
Author Friedman, Thomas, author.

Title 1,000 unforgettable senior moments : of which we could remember only 254 / by Tom-- uh-- Friedman.

Publication Info. New York : Workman Publishing, 2017.


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Seneca PL Adult Non-Fiction - SEBB-3  153.0207 FRIEDMAN    AVAILABLE
Edition Updated second edition.
Description 180 pages : illustrations ; 16 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Summary "The president who left the nuclear launch codes in a suit at the dry cleaners. The novelist who put the orange juice outside and the kitten in the refrigerator. The Russian general who left home in full military dress ... minus his pants. The famous sex goddess who blew the same line through 52 takes. And the rock star who no longer remembers 1975. Filled with classic lapses, gaffes, and mental bloopers, 1,000 Unforgettable Senior Moments is a fabulous and witty gift for anyone of a certain age. And now it is updated, revised with more than 20 percent new stories, and repackaged in two color, making it an even more vibrant, visually appealing, fresh, and compellingly readable book. Anyone who's ever had a mental lapse will empathize with relative spring chicken Nicki Minaj, who, while accepting a BET Viewers' Choice Award, forgot why she was receiving the statuette (on live national television, no less). Or the team of astrophysicists who believed they had discovered proof of alien life-only to discover he signals were coming from the lunchroom microwave. Here's a best man forgetting to show up at the wedding, a musician leaving a priceless cello in a cab, the bank robber who wrote a holdup note on a paycheck stub that had his name and address printed on it, and the Fox studio chief who, when pressed by his leading lady to remember her name, offered "... Cleopatra?"-- Provided by publisher.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subject Absent-mindedness -- Anecdotes.
Absent-mindedness -- Humor.
Absent-mindedness. (OCoLC)fst00794697
Genre/Form Humor.
Anecdotes. (OCoLC)fst01423876
Humor. (OCoLC)fst01423696
Added Title One thousand unforgettable senior moments : of which we could remember only 254
ISBN 9780761193678 (alk. paper)
0761193677 (alk. paper)

Available items only