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You loved them on the internet, now love them on the printed page! Plus never-before-seen hilarity!

 

Awkward Family Photos
PN6231.F3 B46 2010

Cringe at the forced poses, bad hair, and matching outfits—all prompting us to look at our own families and celebrate the fact that we're not alone. Nothing says awkward better than an uncomfortable family photograph!

 

Go Fug Yourself Presents the Fug Awards
PN2285.C556 2008

No celebrity, no matter how respected or revered, is beyond their reach. Not merely cutting but also genuinely witty and slyly perceptive, The Fug Awards is celebrity schadenfreude at its hilarious best.

 

Fail Nation: A Visual Romp Through the World of Epic Fails
PN6165.F34 2009

Sometimes the best way to feel better about one's own mistakes is to laugh at the mishaps of others.

 

Stuff On My Cat: The Book
9780811855389

It all started with Mario Garza putting office supplies, toys, and computer parts on his snoozing cat, then posting digital pictures of the hilarious results on his website.

 

Sh*t My Dad Says
PS3608.A5488 Z46 2010x

After being dumped by his longtime girlfriend, twenty-eight-year-old Justin Halpern found himself living at home with his seventy-three-year-old dad. Sam Halpern, who is "like Socrates, but angrier, and with worse hair," has never minced words, and when Justin moved back home, he began to record all the ridiculous things his dad said to him.

 

Teh Itteh Bitteh Book of Kittehs: A LOLcat Guide 2 Kittens

If you can stand the extreme intensity of the cuteness contained in this book, and the witty charms of the LOLcat authors, you deserve a prize.

 

The Book of "Unnecessary" Quotation Marks: A Celebration of Creative Punctuation
PE1450.K35 2010x

Interesting how such small things can entirely alter a word or phrase. Improper punctuation has never been so funny.

 

Stuff White People Like: The Definitive Guide to the Unique Taste of Millions
PN6165.L358 2008x

The Preppy Handbook meets PostSecret in this cultural manifesto for a new generation. Lander and his blog stuffwhitepeoplelike.com have already been profiled by NPR and the Los Angeles Times, adding to the success of the Internet phenomenon.

 
Passive Aggressive Notes: Painfully Polite and Hilariously Hostile Writings, and Just Plain Aggressive
PN6153.P37 2008

This collection of notes is therapeutic, relatable, and hilarious. We all know that terrible roommate or neighbor or family member who couldn't manage to wash a dish or properly lock a door or who stole mail. Enjoy the venting of others. It's an extremely cathartic experience.

 

I Can Has Cheezburger?: A LOLcat Collekshun
PN6231.C23 N35 2008

The Internet sensation that involves taking a picture of a cat and adding a caption that reflects the cat's point of view. It is just that easy.

 

Regretsy: Where DIY Meets WTF
TT157.W5785 2010

So many crafts gone so utterly wrong. Hilarity ensues.

 

Cake Wrecks: When Professional Cakes Go Hilariously Wrong
TX771.2.Y38 2009x

From the creator of the ultrapopular blog CakeWrecks.com, here are the worst cakes ever, including the ugly, the silly, the downright creepy, the unintentionally sad or suggestive, and the just plain funny.