Rick Reilly has been called aone of the funniAsest humans on the planetaan indescribable amalgam of Dave Barry, Jim Murray, and Lewis Grizzard, with the timing of Jay Leno and the wit of Johnny Carsona (Publishers Weekly). In Tiger, Meet My Sister, Reilly comAspiles the best of his columns from his last five years with ESPN, columns that will make you laugh, cryaand quite a few that may make you want to throw this book across the room. Rick Reilly tends to get under peopleas skin like that. He has no compunction telling readers, in his singular quick-witted style, how he really feels about some of the most popular sports figures of our time. Wondering about quarterback Jay Cutler? aCutler is the kind of guy you just want to pick up and throw into a swimming pool, which is exactly what Peyton Manning and two linemen did one year at the Pro Bowl.a Or how about Tiger Woods? aSometimes you wonder where Tiger Woods gets his public-relations advice. Gary Busey?a But for every brazen takedown, Reilly has written a heartwarming story of the power of sports to heal the wounded and lift the downtrodden: the young Ravens fan with cancer who called the plays for a fewavictoriousagames in 2012, or the onetime top NFL recruit who was finally exonerated after serving five years for a crime he didnat commit. With a new introduction and updates from Reilly on his most talked-about colAsumns, as well as his expert opinion on athlete tattoos, NFL cheerleaders, and running with the bulls in Pamplona, Tiger, Meet My Sister showcases an unparalleled sportswriter at the top of his game.March 29, 2013 Sometimes you wonder where Tiger Woods gets his publicrelations advice. Gary Busey? After a 2009 sex scandal that would make Magic Mike blush, it seemed as if Woods was finally coming around. Back to No. 1 in the ... Remind me: What charm school did he attend again?) Life is life and ... Ia#39;m thinking another win at Bay Hill isna#39;t going to take care of much for her. The problem isna#39;tanbsp;...
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|Publisher||:||Penguin - 2014-05-13|