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    It Seemed Like a Good Idea...: A Cautionary Guide to Avoiding 101 of Life's Potentially Most-Regrettable Decisions (Paperback)
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    Meghan Rowland (Washington, DC) and Chris Turner-Neal (Philadelphia, PA) are the authors ofThe Misanthrope's Guide to Life and Brainwashing for Beginners. They also write the award-winning comedy blog, www.2birds1blog.com, a collection of crass musings, investigative reporting, and sarcasm; wildly hailed as "The Thinking Man's Beavis and Butthead," the blog has been recognized by NPR, the Washington Post, and the Blogger's Choice Awards.

    It Is a Good Idea to Purchase This Book

    If you think a neti pot for that stuffy nose is just what the doctor ordered, think again (choking on salt water and mucus is a horrible way to go).

    If you indulge your midlife crisis by going whole-hog Harley, you may look darn good in those leathers (but imagine your disgrace when that hard-core biker gang that lures you into their criminal shenanigans turns out to be poseur frat boys from Yale).

    If you settle down on a rainy night for a friendly game of Risk with your pals, you may think it's all in the name of good fun (but when your ubercompetitive streak kicks in and you end up winning the game but losing your house, your job, and your wife in the process, you may regret it. At least take a shower now.).

    These are just three of the good ideas gone horribly wrong that you'll find inIt Seemed Like a Good Idea . . . . In this one-of-a-kind cautionary guide, prognosticators Meghan Rowland and Chris Turner-Neal have looked into their crystal ball to predict all the unexpected dire consequences of your actionsone unmitigated disaster at a time.

    So go ahead, dare to dream bigbut before you leap into the abyss, check out It Seemed Like a Good Idea . . . and save your future ass.

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    ISBN 9781440533655
    Genre HUMOR / Topic / Adult
    Format Paperback
    Pages 221
    Publisher Date 2012-05-16 00:00:00.0
    Publisher Adams Media Corp
    Copyright Year 2012
    Height 11.5 in
    Wdth 5.75 in
    Thickness 0.5 in
    Unit weight 0.5 lb
    Language English
    Subtitle A Cautionary Guide to Avoiding 101 of Life's Potentially Most-Regrettable Decisions
    Audience General/trade
    Authors Rowland, Meghan
    Country of Origin United States

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