Discuss the book, Dad Is Fat by Jim Gaffigan

  • August 22, 2014 · 7:00 PM
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In Dad is Fat, stand-up comedian Jim Gaffigan, who’s best known for his legendary riffs on Hot Pockets, bacon, manatees, and McDonald's, expresses all the joys and horrors of life with five young children—everything from cousins ("celebrities for little kids") to toddlers’ communication skills (“they always sound like they have traveled by horseback for hours to deliver important news”), to the eating habits of four year olds (“there is no difference between a four year old eating a taco and throwing a taco on the floor”). Reminiscent of Bill Cosby’s FatherhoodDad is Fat is sharply observed, explosively funny, and a cry for help from a man who has realized he and his wife are outnumbered in their own home.

This is a group for anyone interested in reading all types of subject matter (non-fiction, fiction, self-help, biographies, sci-fi, yadda, yadda) and having a good time discussing what we've read.

Get the book in any format by clicking here.

What we love in our group:

ANYONE OVER 21 years of age

Please bring an appetizer and/or a bottle of wine or other type of spirits to share. Also, please bring $1 which helps to pay for my organizer fees.

If you RSVP to attend and then cannot make it, please un-RSVP your self ASAP as there's a waiting list and we want all of our spaces filled.

You will make some new friends in an open and friendly atmosphere!


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  • A former member
    A former member

    Got asked to work late tomorrow night :( BUMMER!!! I loved the book though! Look forward to next month!

    August 21

  • A former member
    A former member

    Super bummed I cannot make it now to my first discussion. Hope you all have a wonderful time and hoping I can make it to the next meet up. Angela

    August 20

  • karen

    Anyone UNDER 21, eh? ;)

    1 · July 29

    • Jenny S.

      LOL...changing that right now!!!

      August 20

  • A former member
    A former member

    I won't be able to make this month, but I am looking forward to next time.

    1 · August 18

  • A former member
    A former member

    I look forward to meeting some new friends and discussing this book.

    1 · August 4

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