'Women have Bridget Jones. Men have no one. Until now.' Ricky Gervais In the best-selling tradition of Clarkson and Moyles, this is TV and Radio personality Christian O'Connell's take on all things men. For ten years Christian has dispensed his wisdom and advice to millions of lucky radio listeners on every topic conceivable. It was when he saw his wife reading and laughing at a book 'How to Kill Your Husband' that he realised he had to write this book. In his sage opinion, men need to be saved from themselves. Women need to understand men better and stop hating them and men need to make sense of why they are they way they are. 'The Trouble With Men' reveals some hard but hilarious truths about the male race. Who do men actually look to for inspiration? The Hoff? Simon Cowell? James Blunt? Why do men behave in that odd way at barbecues? Why can a man have his heart broken a thousand times by his football team and yet still forgive them more than he would a woman? With his outspoken humour and his ironic take on life, Christian explores male-dom, celebrating all that is great about being a man and unravelling the mysteries of masculinity that have stumped women for centuries. Includes: / Superheroes -- all of them let us down. Here's why. / The Ultimate History of Men! from caves to Ikea. / The Man Test -- a highly unscientific flow chart to determine just how confused you are right now. / The Perfect Man -- if Apple designed men! / Men and Cooking -- the most important part of nutrition. TV snacks. / What We Want from Women -- show up naked. Bring beer. / Rules and Codes -- the unwritten, never discussed rules about how to behave in bathrooms, cars and out and about / Men and Sex -- 'touch them there and they love it.' / Imagine a World Without Us -- heaven or hell? / Communication -- friend and foe. / What's the Point of Us? -- enough with the slagging off. Here's what we rule at!
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Christian O'Connell is one of the UK's best radio talents with seven Sony gold awards. His national breakfast show on Virgin radio has over 1.3 million listeners and he attracts showbiz fans like David Tenant, James Nesbitt and Ricky Gervais. Jerry Seinfeld called him the smartest DJ he ever met. Christian has written for the Sunday Times, Guardian and GQ magazine. He also hosted Five Lives fighting talk for which he won a Sony gold and has fronted TV shows for Sky One and Channel Five. He is married with two young daughters.Review:
“Christian is superb . . . funny, sharp, likeable, a great bloke . . . give him a go” - Heat Magazine
“Christian is the man to end all men. Everything he has to say about manliness is witty and true” - David Tennant
“All you ladies who want to know how your man REALLY thinks, read this book. And weep.” - News of the World
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Book Description HarperCollins Publishers Ltd. Compact Disc. Book Condition: Brand New. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # zk0007288557
Book Description HarperCollins Publishers Ltd, 2008. Audio CD. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 7288557
Book Description HarperCollins Publishers Ltd, 2008. Audio CD. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0007288557