By Darrell Hammond
A uncooked, poignant, and infrequently hilarious glance contained in the afflicted lifestyles and brain of an American comedian icon
From his harrowing early life choked with actual and emotional abuse by the hands of his mom and dad, to a life of alcoholism and self-mutilation, psychiatric hospitalizations, and misdiagnoses, to the height of popularity and good fortune because the longest-tenured forged member of Saturday evening Live, Darrell Hammond delves into the darkest corners of his lifestyles, either in entrance of and in the back of the digicam, with brutal honesty and fierce comedian wit. at the again of his hilarious dead-on impressions of invoice Clinton, Dick Cheney, Chris Matthews, and 100 different well known figures, Hammond was once invited into the interior sanctums of the country's political leaders, together with 3 presidents, all of the whereas pain debilitating and mostly undiagnosed psychological pain that ended in frightening flashbacks, surprising benders, a hair-raising stint in a Bahamian penal complex, and eventually a dismal evening in a Harlem crack residence. His lengthy struggle for sobriety, packed with heartbreaking relapses, used to be propelled by way of a wish to do correct through his younger daughter and to set the checklist directly approximately how he fell so low whereas attaining such heights. all through, Hammond lays naked the genuine internal workings of an iconic tv convey.
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God, If You're Not Up There, I'm F*cked: Tales of Stand-Up, Saturday Night Live, and Other Mind-Altering Mayhem by Darrell Hammond