Bourbon Cowboy

The adventures of an urbane bar-hopping transplant to New York.

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I'm a storyteller in the New York area who is a regular on NPR's "This American Life" and at shows around the city. Moved to New York in 2006 and am working on selling a memoir of my years as a greeting card writer, and (as a personal, noncommercial obsession) a nonfiction book called "How to Love God Without Being a Jerk." My agent is Adam Chromy at Artists and Artisans. If you came here after hearing about my book on "This American Life" and Googling my name, the "How to Love God" book itself isn't in print yet, and may not even see print in its current form (I'm focusing on humorous memoir), but here's a sample I've posted in case you're curious anyway: Sample How To Love God Introduction, Pt. 1 of 3. Or just look through the archives for September 18, 2007.) The book you should be expecting is the greeting card book, about which more information is pending. Keep checking back!

Wednesday, September 20, 2006

Another Dave Quiz

Because of his visit to the U.N. yesterday, and the protests planned for the visit, the newspaper amNewYork carried a headline: BOOS TO GREET BUSH. Here's my question: If you change the last name from BUSH to CHER, what entertaining characteristic does the headline now have?



Anonymous Trip said...

It becomes eminently cluable as a three-part charade in some sort of bizarre cryptic.

9/20/2006 10:48 AM  
Blogger Joshua Kosman said...

Trip, I believe you're overthinking this. Occam's Razor sez...all headlines about Cher are entertaining.

9/20/2006 5:09 PM  
Blogger Toonhead_NPL said...

usually it's Cher who greets her "booze," isn't it?

9/25/2006 11:53 AM  

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