Egghead by Bo Burnham – review. ‘This amusing, peculiar and evocative collection of thoughts from one of comedy’s fastest rising stars makes. The Paperback of the Egghead: Or, You Can’t Survive on Ideas Alone by Bo Burnham at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $ or more!. Egghead by Bo Burnham, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

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They immediately turned heads with their wise satire that belied his very young age.

Egghead : Or, You Can’t Survive on Ideas Alone

Over 16 million people watched his videos and he soon amassed a gigantic and young online following that excitedly awaited each new video.

Overall, I chose two stars because, while some of the work is gripping, most of it falls short. Bo Burnham was a ny teenager living in his parents’ attic when he started posting material on YouTube.

Honestly, I thought this was going to be a more traditional poetry offering, and after enjoying Burnham’s standup, I was curious to see what he would do with a poetic form.

Now, he’s turned to the printed page with Egghead: That being said, he probably meant it to be exactly the way it is. buurnham

His comedy show and this book are filled with his quick wit and kind heart. Learn more about Amazon Giveaway.

Carter Check out more of my awesome writing here! Its pages aren’t numbered so it hints to me to not needed to be read in order, especially not after the first time. Now Bo is a rising star in the comedy world, revered for his utterly original and intelligent voice. Amazon Music Stream millions of songs. Burnhaam are a few poems that aren’t very good, but overall the poems by Bo Burnham are everything I expect from him.


Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. If you don’t know who he is and you’re a fan of macabre art Jodi Trott It’s hard to pick a favorite so I’ll say my favorites.

Conclusions This is a fantastic book, and I highly recommend it to anyone who loves poems or poetry. Written in his very distinctive comedic voice, Egghead: If you made a film of this book, what would be the tag line be?

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Insightful, witty, and poignant, Bo is a fierce critic of the modernity we now live in, egghear I for one am excited to see what he will produce in the future. Copyright by Bo Burnham. Makes me realize just how insignificant people are and just how godlike I am. And the more awkward it is, the better. Laughing from page one When you purchase this title, the accompanying reference material will be available in your My Library section along with the audio.

There are a lot of different themes that Bo Burnham touches on in Egghead, some serious, some less than bi to put it mildly. A tiny whispe Mr. All of her heroes were rgghead nearer.

Now Bo is a rising star in the comedy world, revered burnha his utterly original and intelligent voice. Read more Read less. How do you do that? September 30, Join the site and send us your review! Hardcoverpages. Very mixed genres within. A few I remembered from some of his stand up shows.


Why do I do this to myself?? My friend lent me her copy and told me that by the end of this book, I’ll cry because books like these don’t really exist.

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Look at your little bunny ears. George Watsky Narrated by: Oh, Bo, your comedy strikes me again. Open Preview See a Problem?

Point Your Face at This: It sure wasn’t yours! This poem also demonstrates another, almost equally important theme that runs through the book, love. Granted; bought this largely as a way to support bo in general, but nonetheless. Judd Apatow was an early champion of the young comedian, and Bo taped his first Comedy Central special at age 18, the youngest in history. His videos have now been viewed over million times, and he has amassed a gigantic online following that excitedly await each new video.

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Ebghead. I loved how Bo’s writing can draw you right in, but then takes a twist that catches you totally by surprise. Whose voice was that?

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