An inside look at the life of Comedy’s Lovable Queen of Mean, Lisa Lampanelli, as she dishes on everything from relationships to food, fat, and. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the CD release of Chocolate, Please on Discogs. In reading this memoir, we get to know Lisa, and we watch her overcome Lisa Lampanelli – CHOCOLATE, PLEASE: My Adventures in Food, Fat, and Freaks.

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A good book for her fans, should have been a great book for everybody.

Lisa is not only funny but is a super nice woman I’ve had the pleasure of meeting more than once. It feels like those pages were simply tacked on. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. I was expecting so much from this book and I was so bummed! This book was ok.

Chocolate, Please

Hardcoverpages. Gifting of the Kindle edition at the Kindle MatchBook price is not available. In her jaw-droppingly hilarious and politically incorrect memoir, Lisa reveals all — including the dysfunctional childhood that made her the insult comic she is today, the subject for which she is best known black men, black men, and more black menand her hilarious struggles with her addiction to food and hot guys.

I’ve really come to like stand-up comedian books, particularly the ones that bridge the gap between comedy essays and memoir.

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Boy, was I in for it. Want to Read saving…. Mar 27, Jamie Stanley rated it it was ok. It is the exact lampanellk thing that you can get for free by listening to old Howard Stern interviews or her standup. There is no B. I thought that it was pretentious that she quoted her own favorite jokes she made and favorite jokes celebrities made about her Amazon Music Stream millions of songs.


Her jokes in the epilogue were a little too stereotypical, you just feel like most comics have been there, done that joke; however, her dating stories and her stints in rehab are hilarious and make the book a worthwhile read! Ha ha ha ha, LL is one crazy bitch. Of course, Lampanelli makes this kind of comedy work by making herself the target as often as she puts the target on someone else’s back.

There is a lot of lxmpanelli material here; funny, insightful, revealing. Set up a giveaway. Her comedy, standing squarely in the middle of the “insult comic” genre, could be easily offensive if lammpanelli took things personally or took things personally on behalf of someone else. But I do pleas comedy writing and was in the market for some humorous mindless reading. The time she spends in an extreme rehab facility for people with eating disorders is both moving and interesting, and helps highlight how women of all shapes and sizes faces body image challenges in American society.

Videos About This Book. I only discovered that it had been published last year recently. It’s a delicate skill that she has perfected and I would love to see more of it! Usually I’m a pick up the book and read it until I’m finished person Mar 04, Sara rated it really liked it Shelves: Was it his fault? The book ends at pagebut isn’t over until almost 60 pages later. Her book is just the same. Chocolate, Please Unabridged Audio Download It’s nice to learn about her life and why she is the way she is but I really didn’t find this book that funny, lia, just not that funny.


Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants. Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. The book shed a whole new light on her for me. She’s my favorite because she has boobs and a foul mouth and she’s not afraid to use either.

Continuing with my “let’s read books by stand-up comedians”, I tried this one on for size. What I found weird is that when I read it I would laugh, yes it was pretty entertaining but the fact that it wasn’t a continuing story made me close it after every laugh. AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. A good read for big girls and gays. Her overuse of the word “retard” was enough to turn me off but when I got to her nastiness about the deaf I realized I was through.

Though us Jews do get a nice large share of her attention ; There’s a bare torso on the cover on the cover of an insult comic who is known for her ravenous love of black men.

Lisa Lampanelli, “Comedy’s Lovable Queen of Mean,” spouts epithets and slurs with mind-numbing rapidity. It Books; Reprint edition September 14, Language: This book never really made me want to read more. Maybe listening to these types of books on audio would be better.