One of the great humorists of our time, Paula Poundstone was the first woman to win the cable ACE for best stand-up comedy special and the first woman to perform stand-up at the prestigious White House Correspondents dinner. She is ranked in Comedy Central’s Top 100 Comics of All Time, has had numerous HBO specials, and has won an Emmy Award. She is a panelist on the popular NPR program Wait Wait . . . Don’t Tell Me! and tours regularly throughout the country as a stand-up comic. Her previous book, There’s Nothing in This Book That I Meant to Say, was published in 2006.