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By Marc Maron

People make a mess.
 
Marc Maron used to be a parent-scarred, angst-filled, drug-dabbling, love-starved comic who dreamed of an easy existence: a spouse, a house, a sitcom to name his personal. yet as an alternative he awakened in the future to discover himself fired from his radio task, surrounded through feral cats, and emotionally and financially annihilated via a divorce from a lady he idea he enjoyed. He attempted to heal his damaged center via no matter what potential he may perhaps find—minor-league hoarding, Viagra dependancy, unintentional racial profiling, cat fancying, flying airplanes together with his mind—but not anything appeared to paintings. It was once basically whilst he was once stripped right down to not anything that he chanced on his approach back.
 
Attempting Normal is Marc Maron’s trip during the desolate tract of his personal brain, a suite of explosively, painfully, addictively humorous tales that upload as much as a relocating story of desire and hopelessness, of failing, flailing, and discovering a fashion. From standup to tv to his outrageously renowned podcast, WTF with Marc Maron, Marc has continually been a real unique, a disarmingly sincere, intensely shrewdpermanent, brutally open comedian who unearths knowledge within the strangest locations. this is often his tale of the winding, potholed street from insanity and obsession and failure to anything like basic, the thrillingly comedian trip of a sympathetic f***up who’s attempting particularly not easy to do greater with out creating a higher mess. so much people will relate.
  
Praise for Marc Maron and WTF
 
“The stuff of comedy legend.”Rolling Stone 
 
“Marc Maron is a startlingly sincere, compelling, and hilarious comedian-poet. actually one of many maximum of all time.”—Louis C.K.
 
“I’ve identified Marc for years and that i can inform you first hand that he’s passionate, fearless, sincere, self-absorbed, neurotic, and screamingly funny.”—David Cross
 
“Revered between his friends . . . uncooked and unflinchingly honest.”Entertainment Weekly

“Devastatingly funny.”Los Angeles Times
 
“For a comedy nerd, this exhibit is nirvana.”—Judd Apatow

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