Mr. know-it-all : the tarnished wisdom of a filth elder / John Waters.
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|Covington Branch||B W3293 2019 (Text)||33126023649886||New Audio Books||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9781250223944
- ISBN: 1250223946
- Physical Description: 8 audio discs (approximately 10 hr.) : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
- Edition: Unabridged.
- Publisher: New York : Macmillan Audio, 
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Includes an exclusive conversation with the author and a PDF of bonus materials.
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Read by the author.
No one knows more about everything-especially everything rude, clever, and offensively compelling-than John Waters. The man in the pencil-thin mustache, auteur of the transgressive movie classics Pink Flamingos, Polyester, the original Hairspray, Cry-Baby, and A Dirty Shame, is one of the world's great sophisticates, and in Mr. Know-It-All he serves it up raw: how to fail upward in Hollywood; how to develop musical taste from Nervous Norvus to Maria Callas; how to build a home so ugly and trendy that no one but you would dare live in it; more important, how to tell someone you love them without emotional risk; and yes, how to cheat death itself. Through it all, Waters swears by one undeniable truth: "Whatever you might have heard, there is absolutely no downside to being famous. None at all."
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