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By Gene Weingarten, Gina Barreca

Is God male or lady? Why do girls, yet now not males, flush public bathrooms with their ft? Why are males, yet now not ladies, keen about parallel parking? Why do girls, yet no longer males, go away eleven-minute messages on answering machines? Why do males suppose to blame approximately not anything, and girls suppose to blame approximately every little thing? was once Marilyn Monroe...fat?

These philosophical quandaries, and extra, are ultimately debated in I'm with Stupid, an uproariously humorous discussion among Gene Weingarten, the gleefully misogynistic Washington Post humor columnist, and Gina Barreca, the gleefully feminist collage of Connecticut professor.

The first major ebook approximately women and men truly written by means of a guy and a lady, I'm with Stupid is aware of the darkish secrets and techniques of either sexes. It's now not a lecture, yet a longer argument, a combustion of viewpoints that lands up unearthing startling truths. within the phrases of Gene and Gina: "Our Mars and Venus breach their orbits and collide in a screaming fireball from Hell."

The subject material spans artwork and expression, technological know-how and know-how, politics and background, spirituality and faith, intercourse and sexuality, in addition to the advanced etiology, sociology, and etymology of soiled jokes. males: research eventually easy methods to understand needless to say if you are having a struggle. girls: research what he quite capacity whilst he says "I'm sorry." Take aspects as Gene and Gina face off in a haggling problem within which the winner manages to get the bottom cost for a Mercedes S500. or simply soak up the show.

I'm with Stupid is the e-book that eventually establishes, conclusively, that ladies are funnier than males. And vice versa.

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