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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Jan 18, LauraTrev1 rated it it was ok. I know from other reviews that people didn’t like her delving into her “issues” but that’s what makes her LL. If you’re easily lampsnelli, do not pick up this book! I’m not too sure yet which is right. Nothing noteworthy in her family life, her school life, any part of her life.
Jan 31, Tricia Andrews rated it it was amazing. If nothing in general offends you when it comes to humor, you will love this book.
Probably a little of both. There is a lot of terrific material here; funny, insightful, revealing. Sign up and get a free eBook! Ugly, racist, nasty “humor” might work for some people but not for me. The only book cover I have tried to keep hidden on the subway. Showing of 45 reviews. She knows how to walk the fine line of “rude” and “cruel” so that she can border on a good butt-hurt joke without making someone cry.
Check it out if you fall into either category. Lisa also takes listeners behind the scenes at the roasts that have marked her comedy career and launched her into the comedy elite, and reveals the important “firsts” in her career, including her first time on her hero’s program, The Howard Stern Show.
Whom she affectionately refers to as “chocolate”. Only someone with absolutely no self esteem could write a book like this. After moving together to Connecticut, we grew apart. It’s not that I didn’t enjoy this book; I did-Lisa Lampanelli is quick, funny and pushes the boundaries perhaps more than any other comedians, I think I would have found this book much funnier had I listened to it on audio. Mar 27, Jamie Stanley rated it it was ok. Sep 18, Sheela rated it really liked it Shelves: Jul 29, Jillian rated it it was ok.
Although I have never actually seen any of her shows, I loved this book and pleawe politically incorrect humor. After hearing several interviews with her, she’s not much like her on-stage act and this book gives you a small glimpse into who she really is.
I started gaining more fame and coincidentally more weight.
So I lamapnelli much thought it was a good read up until the last few chapters when she starts acknowledging her codependency on food and bad men and documents her rehab stints yes, plural to deal with these problems. 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. Learn more about Amazon Giveaway. The only thing that pissed me off was the hating on vegetarians. 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.
Lisa Lampanellioften referred to as Comedy’s Lovable Queen of Mean, is a Grammy-nominated American stand-up comedian and insult comic.
I met her right after I finished the book. I’m the type of person that will trip in the middle of a crowded mall and burst with hyena laughter until I can’t breathe.
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The book ends at pagebut isn’t over until almost 60 pages later. Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. Lists with This Book. If you are a fan of Lisa Lampanelli, do yourself a huge favor and waste no time in getting and reading this wonderful book. Sep 26, Tima rated it it was ok Shelves: Refresh and try again. Write a customer review.
I think she’s fhocolate brilliant. When I told her how much I loved it, she thanked me a million times for reading it. Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. Those last 60 lampannelli are filled with Lisa-type observations, observations that should have been sprinkled throughout the book itself. I’d seen her live act 3 lampaenlli and remember her mentioning that she had a book due out, and then never heard of it after that.
If you’re looking for a politically correct book, this is not it! It is somewhat well written and it is still funny. Like a lot of comedians, her humor stems from a difficult childhood. I may have to find others by the “Queen of Mean”. An inside look at the life of Comedy’s Lovable Queen of Mean, Lisa Lampanelli, as she dishes cyocolate everything from relationships, food, and fat to why once you go black, you never go back.
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She is pldase funniest person on the planet. I was greatly disappointed by this book because the title implies a story, of whatever sort, about chocolate.