The Resource Failure is an option : An Attempted Memoir., H. Jon Benjamin

Failure is an option : An Attempted Memoir., H. Jon Benjamin

Label
Failure is an option : An Attempted Memoir.
Title
Failure is an option
Title remainder
An Attempted Memoir.
Statement of responsibility
H. Jon Benjamin
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
H. Jon Benjamin—the lead voice behind Archer and Bob's Burgers—helps us all feel a little better about our own failures by sharing his own in a hilarious memoir-ish chronicle of failure.Most people would consider H. Jon Benjamin a comedy show business success. But he'd like to remind everyone that as great as success can be, failure is also an option. And maybe the best option. In this book, he tells stories from his own life, from his early days ("wherein I'm unable to deliver a sizzling fajita") to his romantic life ("how I failed to quantify a threesome") to family ("wherein a trip to P.F. Chang's fractures a family") to career ("how I failed at launching a kid's show"). As Jon himself says, breaking down one's natural ability to succeed is not an easy task, but also not an insurmountable one. Society as we know it is, sadly, failure averse. But more acceptance of failure, as Jon sees it, will go a long way to making this world a different place . . . a kinder, gentler place, where gardens are overgrown and most people stay home with their pets. A vision of failure, but also a vision of freedom.With stories, examples of artistic and literary failure, and a powerful can't-do attitude, Failure Is an Option is the book the world doesn't need right now but will get regardless
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technical information on music
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TEFOD
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Benjamin, H. Jon
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Narrator: H. Jon Benjamin
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Benjamin, H. Jon
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  • Nonfiction
  • Biography & Autobiography
  • Essays
  • Humor (Nonfiction)
Label
Failure is an option : An Attempted Memoir., H. Jon Benjamin
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Unabridged
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ODN0003442323
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (5 audio files)
Form of item
electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780525527749
Isbn Type
(sound recording)
Media category
  • audio
  • computer
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • c
Other physical details
digital
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
Speed
unknown
Stock number
530F6EC6-A5DA-4F6E-973B-487030BF9207
System details
Requires OverDrive Listen (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive app (file size: 139917 KB)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Failure is an option : An Attempted Memoir., H. Jon Benjamin
Link
Publication
Note
Unabridged
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ODN0003442323
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (5 audio files)
Form of item
electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780525527749
Isbn Type
(sound recording)
Media category
  • audio
  • computer
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • c
Other physical details
digital
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
Speed
unknown
Stock number
530F6EC6-A5DA-4F6E-973B-487030BF9207
System details
Requires OverDrive Listen (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive app (file size: 139917 KB)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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