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Babies and Other Hazards of Sex: How to Make…

Babies and Other Hazards of Sex: How to Make a Tiny Person in Only 9…

by Dave Barry

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  jmcdbooks | Jan 27, 2013 |
Typical Barry, resulting in a hilarious spin on bringing up baby. I had to hand this over to my wife right after reading, at least to justify the outbursts of laughter while reading in bed. ( )
  nderdog | Nov 8, 2007 |
Absolutely hillarious. This is a must-read for every parent.

Prospective parents should stay away. Were they to read it, the human race might not have any more babies. ( )
  zemon | Sep 26, 2006 |
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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0878575103, Paperback)

In this classic crack-up of a book, Dave Barry gives his wacky perspective on sex, childbirth, parenting and other forms of slow, cruel torture.

In Babies and Other Hazards of Sex, Dave exposes natural childbirth for what it is: a pop phenomenon of the 1960s that, along with paisley bell-bottoms and creative sideburns, deserves a rest. He examines the new federal law requiring prospective fathers to free themselves from their self-made macho prisons--to laugh, cry, love and just generally behave like certified wimps.

Dave also reveals, for the first time in print, the secret chant for painless childbirth.

Then learn why no secret chant could possibly take a woman's mind off the fact that she is in such pain that she wants a gigantic comet to crash into the earth and kill her and her husband and the dotor and the nurses and everyone else in the world.

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