You Can't Put No Boogie-woogie on the King of Rock and Roll

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Villard Books, 1991 - Humor - 266 pages
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" Grizzard's latest collection features some of his best columns written--as usual--with his heart in Dixie and his tongue in his cheek."
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Now, the bestselling author of IF I EVER GET BACK TO GEORGIA, I'M GONNA NAIL MY FEET TO THE GROUND, presents another collection of his irreverent, hilarious, and biting columns on topics that begged for the full Grizzardian grilling. Grizzard's millions of steadfast fans will be tickled pink (even red) by the outrageous verbal lashings he administers to our most revered cultural traditions, taboos, and rock stars.

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YOU CANT PUT NO BOOGIE WOOGIE

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Grizzard ( If I Ever Get Back to Georgia, I'm Gonna Nail My Feet to the Ground , LJ 11/15/90) has assembled yet another surefire best seller in this collection from some of his choice syndicated ... Read full review

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User Review  - Joan - Goodreads

I guress I have read every book Lewis Grizzard wrote, but i wasnt' keeping records then. I'm sure I have read this one before, too, but II just reread it. It wasn't his very best work -- or maybe he's ... Read full review

Contents

Why Johnny Cant Read Nothin 11 Real Men Dont
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Hunkered Down Against Terrorists 25 Say It Aint
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The Debt Generation 35 Devilish Turn of Events
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Copyright

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About the author (1991)

Lewis McDonald Grizzard, Jr. was a humorist and columnist for the Atlanta Constitution and the Atlanta Journal. His columns have been collected into several books such as Won't You Come Home, Billy Bob Bailey? (1980), Don't Sit Under the Grits Tree With Anyone Else But Me (1981), and When My Love Returns From the Ladies Room, Will I Be Too Old to Care? (1987). He also published several autobiographical accounts, including a memoir about his father, My Daddy Was a Pistol and I'm a Son of a Gun (1986), and the best-selling They Tore Out My Heart and Stomped That Sucker Flat (1982), a collection of pieces about his heart surgery. Grizzard was born in 1946 in Columbus, Georgia, graduated from the University of Georgia in 1967, and began work as a sportswriter. As his columns became popular, they were syndicated in hundreds of newspapers, leading to speaking engagements nationwide. Grizzard died in 1994 of brain damage resulting from his heart surgery.

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