Wow, No Thank You.

Samantha Irby

The unflinching, hilarious and relatable essays in this collection draw on Irby’s life as a comedian, internet blogger and television writer, as she takes stock of midlife and the bourgeois dream.

Irby discusses the actual nightmare of living in a rural idyll, weighs in on body negativity (loving yourself is a full-time job with shitty benefits) and poses the essential question: Sure sex is fun but have you ever googled a popular meme?

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