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David Sedaris

  1. best of 2018
    The 10 Best Comedy Books of 2018Featuring Chris Gethard, Nell Scovell, The Simpsons, The Kids in the Hall, and an intimate look at Robin Williams.
  2. spring preview
    10 Books We Can’t Wait to Read This SpringNew works from Roxane Gay, David Sedaris, Rachel Kushner, Curtis Sittenfeld, and more.
  3. The Best Comedy Books of 2017 Do you like volumes of comic essays that you’ll end up reading entirely in one sitting? How about amusingly embarrassing memoirs, […]
  4. Wendi McLendon-Covey’s 10 Favorite BooksFrom Patti Smith to David Sedaris.
  5. Chelsea Handler’s 10 Favorite BooksDavid Sedaris, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Edith Wharton, and more
  6. most anticipated of 2017
    25 of the Most Exciting Book Releases for 2017Stretch out your preorder finger for releases from George Saunders, Roxane Gay, Paula Hawkins, and more.
  7. exclusive
    David Sedaris Discusses Not Caring That His Partner Hugh Sounds Gay“Hugh does not sound anything like I wanted my fantasy boyfriend to sound like.”
  8. the gayness
    The Do I Sound Gay? Kickstarter Could Use a Little Last-Minute HelpStarring David Sedaris, George Takei, Tim Gunn, and more …
  9. the vulture transcript
    Jonathan Groff on C.O.G. and Meeting Sedaris“He’s like, ‘I love Glee, I’ve seen you on Glee. I love that show.’”
  10. David Sedaris’s List of His Favorite Book Titles Is LovelyTo commemorate the release of his new book Let’s Explore Diabetes with Owls, David Sedaris made a list of his five favorite absurdly-long book […]
  11. Fun Thing to Buy of the Day: ‘Let’s Explore Diabetes With Owls’ by David […]This week humorist David Sedaris has a new book out called Let’s Explore Diabetes With Owls. The collection marks Sedaris’s return to his […]
  12. It’s Never Too Late: 8 Comedy Late BloomersOh, young people, just look at you! Wandering around with all of your stupid hope and possibility. You probably even think the future will be […]
  13. The First Splitsider Comedy Book Club Book Is…And Here’s The Kicker by Mike Sacks!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! AHTK won the popular comment vote, narrowly beating Chris Gethard’s A Bad Idea I’m About to […]
  14. David Sedaris on Giving Out Condoms at ReadingsDavid Sedaris is just great. He writes in his diary every day and follows Japanese fashion and he brings gifts to the teenagers who come to his […]
  15. A New David Sedaris Story: ‘Vomit-Eating Flies’Here’s a new short story by David Sedaris entitled “Vomit-Eating Flies.” It’s set to be included in the paperback version of Squirrel Seeks […]
  16. last night on late night
    Last Night on Late Night: Chilean Miner Edison Peña’s Hilarious Letterman AppearancePlus, David Sedaris explains to Jon Stewart why he enjoys writing about animals, on our regular late-night roundup.
  17. the vulture transcript
    The Vulture Transcript: David Sedaris on His New Book, Bestiary, Hippo Anus Research, and His Collection of Rudeness Tales“A couple years ago and I learned that there is a certain kind of leech that can only live in the anus of a hippopotamus … “
  18. book to film
    David Sedaris Story Gets Adapted for FilmAnd it’s about kitsch clocks.
  19. quote machine
    Michael Douglas Is Your Elder and You Had Better Respect Him, Dammit!Plus: Is it just us, or does David Sedaris’s next story sound a little far-fetched?
  20. quote machine
    The Media Has Vastly Overestimated Kanye West’s Insanity, According to Crazed Blog PostPlus: Rob Cohen is a total jerk, and Guillermo del Toro openly declares love for Barry Manilow.
  21. the early-evening news
    George Takei Sets Date for World’s First Same-Sex ‘Star Trek’ WeddingPlus ‘Bruno’ gets a release date, and David Sedaris is a liar no longer.
  22. apropos of nothing
    David Sedaris’s New Book Classified As ‘Fiction’ by B&N?No matter what David Sedaris or ‘The New Yorker’ fact-checkers say, Barnes & Noble thinks his book is fiction.
  23. quote machine
    Even Hugh Jackman’s Wife Is Shit-Talking ‘Viva Laughlin’!Plus: Quotes from Steve Carell and David Sedaris!
  24. the take
    David Sedaris’s Wit Surgically Removed by ‘New Yorker’ Fact-Checkers?