John Hodgman was one of those writers, and he wrote a really nifty essay about Massachusetts. Here is an excerpt: Boston has much to offer any visitor. There is of course a fine symphony orchestra, world-famous universities, and the Mother Church of Christian Science, which has a truly boss reflecting pool. However, if you do not like sports, Boston does not have much to offer you. The local.
John Hodgman, comedian and author of The Areas of My Expertise, More Information Than You Require, and That is All, as well as collections of humorous essays Vacationland: True Stories From Painful Beaches and Medallion Status: True Stories From Secret Rooms. John is also the host of the Judge John Hodgman podcast as well as I, Podius with.
John Hodgman lives in New York, where he hosts the Little Gray Book Lectures, more or less monthly. All Bylines. Grid View. List View. May 1. Columns. Sedaratives: John Hodgman John Hodgman Sep 1. Essays. Hodgmina John Hodgman Here is something true that I have observed regarding people who have written books: their clothes fit well. They seem relaxed and happy as if they are thinking, well.
Mild departures from the routine inspire neurotic palpitations in these dourly funny essays by humorist Hodgman (The Areas of My Expertise), who pegs his shaggy-dog stories to several unnervi.
Garner had appeared on the podcast Judge John Hodgman in 2016, after his teacher put Garner's essay forward on whether a hotdog was a sandwich, The Lexington Herald-Leader reported. Carl Garner Jr.
He recalls the time that former Seattle city council candidate John Roderick introduced him at a performance with the line, “Ladies and gentlemen, the white privilege comedy of John Hodgman,” which Hodgman cites as “a painful but fair assessment.” The list goes on. Hodgman “accidentally” buys a boat and a summer home, then lays out.
Medallion Status is probably the best collection of personal essays I have read since I discovered Harlan Ellison one fever driven day at the library as I looked for something to read to take my mind off my cold. Hilarious, heartfelt and humble John Hodgman has a unique and interesting way of looking at the world and his stories illuminate all the exhilarating facets involved in everyday events.
John Hodgman - New York Times best-selling author, semifamous personality, deranged millionaire, increasingly elderly husband, father, and human of Earth - has written a memoir about his cursed travels through two wildernesses: from the woods of his home in Massachusetts, birthplace of rage, to his exile on the coast of Maine, so-called Vacationland, home to the most painful beaches on Earth.