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Role Models Here, From The Incomparable John Waters, Is A Paean To The Power Of Subversive Inspiration That Will Delight, Amuse, Enrich And Happily Horrify Readers Everywhere.Role Models Is, In Fact, A Self Portrait Told Through Intimate Profiles Of Favorite Personalities Some Famous, Some Unknown, Some Criminal, Some Surprisingly Middle Of The Road From Esther Martin, Owner Of T

[Download] ➹ Role Models  ➾ John Waters – Thegreatwallonline.us
  • Hardcover
  • 304 pages
  • Role Models
  • John Waters
  • English
  • 01 April 2017
  • 0374251479

10 thoughts on “Role Models


  1. says:

    Yep, got my very own personalized copy John Waters is infectious And I mean that in the best possible way His passion and enthusiasm for his role models is so genuine and palpable that it s impossible to not want to sit down with him immediately and chat on and on in a relentless, otaku way about all these wonderful people and obsessions even the ones that are so completely disgusting and horrifying But that s Waters charm.There s nothing I lovethan a bona fide celebrity who is in Yep, got my very own personalized copy John Waters is infectious And I mean that in the best possible way His passion and enthusiasm for his role models is so genuine and palpable that it s impossible to not want to si...


  2. says:

    A story, rather than a review.Or both, I think.Two lovely British friends came to visit We took the bus to New York, and then Boston.In Boston, we visited Harvard, and Harvard Book Store I saw this book, and picked it up from the Biography Celebrity section.The next day, I flew back to Balti.As I was waiting in line at the airport, I swore I saw someone that looked like John Waters No, that cannot be him, I thought, as nothing as ever really happens to me, ever.After the two hour plane A story, rather than a review.Or both, I think.Two lovely British friends came to visit We took the bus to New York, and then Boston.In Boston, we visited Harvard, and Harvard Book Store I saw this book, and picked it up from the Biography Celebrity section.The next day, I flew back to Balti.As I was waiting in line at the airport, I swore I saw someone that looked like John Waters No, that cannot be him, I thought, as nothing as ever really happens to me, ever.After the two hour plane ride, I went to baggage claim Sure enough, standing next to me it was him John Waters For sure.Further, I was very excited as I had just bought his book the day before Then immediately I was dismayed My book was packed in my luggage not in my carry on Surely, I couldn t get my luggage and chase this poor man down to sign my book I said to myself, If my luggage comes out before his, I will grab it, race for the book...


  3. says:

    From John Water s Role Models You should never read for enjoyment Read to make yourself smarter Or less judgmental More apt to understand your friends insane behavior, or better yet, your own Pick hard books Ones you have to concentrate on while reading And for God s sake, don t ever let me hear you say, I can t read fiction I only have time for the truth Fiction is the truth, fool Ever hear of literature That means fiction too, stupid.John Waters isn t exactly a role model fo From John Water s Role Models You should never read for...


  4. says:

    Okay, John Waters is not for everyone never was, never will be, and certainly never aspired to be However, when they remade Hairspray the film as a musical movie based on an incredibly successful Broadway play, and John Travolta won the stiff competition for the part first played by Divine his beady eyes as Edna Turnblatt still haunt me , it was clear how successful and widespread John Waters cinematic subversion coming out of Maryland in the 1970s truly was from an upstart challenge to the p Okay, John Waters is not for everyone never was, never will be, and certainly never aspired to be However, when they remade Hairspray the film as a musical movie based ...


  5. says:

    There is something so comfortable about John Waters essays He is an extremely reasonable man in an unreasonable world The beauty of this book is Waters riffing on old friends, various famous people who inspired him, and the best part is a tour of his town s Balti most sleezy bars, which he s an natural consumer of Also his appreciation for various Gay Porn directors is both hysterical and moving at the same time John Waters is one of those once in a lifetime type of character who can There is something so comfortable about John Waters essays He is an extremely reasonable man in an unreasonable world The beauty of this book is Waters riffing on old friends, various famous people who inspired him, and the best part is a tour of his town s Balti most sleezy bars, which he s an natural consumer of Also his appreciation for various Gay Porn directors is both hysterical and moving at the same time John Waters is one of those onc...


  6. says:

    Pg 164 sums it up for Goodreads bookworms You should never just read for enjoyment Read to make yourself smarter Less judgemental More apt to understand your friends insane behaviour, or better yet, your own Pick hard books Ones you have to concentrate on while reading Here s where John reached out from the linen wannabe pages and made me gasp in awe From this, it is clear that we havethan dirty thoughts in common Three years of running a book club forced me to bite my ton Pg 164 sums it up for Goodreads bookworms You should never just read for enjoyment Read to make yourself smarter Less judgemental More apt to understand your friends insane behaviour, or better yet, your own Pick hard books Ones you have to concentrate on while reading Here s where John reached out from the linen w...


  7. says:

    i ve been arguing for years to anyone who will listen that john waters is one of the great essayists of our time why he doesn t enjoy the epic bestseller status of, say, david sedaris is completely beyond me.this is a book devoted to the people who ve inspired him throughout his life, and it includes some of his very best stories the absolute tour de force is the narrative of his friendship with leslie van houten van houten was one of the manson girls in the late 60 s, and waters has been v i ve been arguing for years to anyone who will listen that john waters is one of the great essayists of our time why he doesn t enjoy the epic bestseller status of, say, david sedaris is completely beyond me.this is a book devoted to the people who ve inspired him throughout his life, and it includes some of his very best stories the absolute tour de force is the narrative of his friendship with leslie van houten van houten was one of the manson girls in the late 60 s, and waters has been visiting her in prison for decades she openly admits t...


  8. says:

    Excited I was apoplectic Especially every time Clarabell got near Princess Summerfall Winterspring, the goody goody but sexy Indian maiden nonpuppet star of the show If only he could have burst out of his glorious muteness to say her name out loud the best na...


  9. says:

    I m a big fan of John Waters irreverent, twisted films From the cultish Female Trouble and Pink Flamingos to the mainstream Polyester and Hairspray I love them all John Waters pioneered the campaign of turning filth into camp When Divine ate dog excrement for real in Pink Flamingo, I was petrified But I LOLed at the absurdity of the whole thing In this hilarious autobiography, Waters introduces us to some of his role models Don t be alarmed, not all of them are pervs The belov I m a big fan of John Waters irreverent, twisted films From the cultish Female Trouble and Pink Flamingos to the mainstream Polyester and Hairspray I love them all John Waters pioneered the campaign of turning filth into camp When Divine ate dog excrement for real in Pink Flamingo, I was petrified But I LOLed at the absurdity of the whole thing In this hilarious autobiography, Waters introduces us to some of his role models Don t be alarmed, not all of them are pervs The beloved Johnny Mathis is one of them yes, I gagged at that too Tennessee Williams is another Waters confesses that he yearns for bad influence and Tennes...


  10. says:

    My first reaction This book is just pure fucking maniacal hysterical brilliance You need to read it Immediately Get the audio book, please, because there is nothing comparable to the slithering way that John Waters pronounces the word hilarious And after I finished the book This is a memoir ish collection of inspired essays about John Water s role models mostly people he idolizes, but also some minor dabbling in his own potential cult leader abilities Here he is, the Pope of Trash, th My first reaction This book is just pure fucking maniacal hysterical brilliance You need to read it Immediately Get the audio book, please, beca...

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