HTBU has been described as "smart" (Chicago Tribune), "engaging" (The Washington Post), "helpful" (New York magazine), "frequently hilarious" (The Guardian), "pretty terrific" (January magazine), "sharp [and] witty [and] brimming with advice" (Minneapolis Star Tribune), "odd" (The Montreal Gazette), "fortuitous" (Utne Reader), and "clever and, as the title promises, useful" (Newsweek).

best “How to Be Useful” Google alert to date

Posted: February 14th, 2011 | Author: | Filed under: nothing to do with the book | Tags: , , , , | 1 Comment »

The Fat Controller enlists Thomas to teach the silly Logging Locos how to be useful.

At 7:15 a.m. I was not awake enough for that sentence. The existence of the “Fat Controller” was also news to me.

Earlier:

As long as I’m keeping a running list, cont. II

As long as I’m keeping a running list, cont.

As long as I’m keeping a running list of “how to be useful” mentions…

Sting contemplates his new Christmas album