Things Gone Wrong by Jeff RobinsonThings Gone Wrong by Jeff Robinson

Things Gone Wrong

byJeff Robinson

Paperback | February 1, 2016

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No matter if he’s adjusting the lean mixture on his carburetor with a butter knife or putting the front door back on his house with toothpicks, Murphy’s law never seems to take a vacation with Jeff Robinson. Things Gone Wrong is an outrageous collection of short stories and essays filled with exaggerated humor and self-depreciating wit.  Whether he is chasing his evil lawn mower down the interstate or putting out his eyebrows from a barbecue grill explosion, you’ll laugh out loud at the off-the-wall situations where lack of knowledge, unorthodox repair tactics, and bad karma collide.

Jeff Robinson got his start in both humor writing and technology when he electrocuted himself while tinkering in the back of an old television set at the age of 11. That hair-raising incident eventually led him to study electronics in high school. Upon graduating, he attended Cleveland's Electronic Technology Institute. Shortly after h...
Title:Things Gone WrongFormat:PaperbackDimensions:94 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.19 inPublished:February 1, 2016Publisher:Green IvyLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1944680683

ISBN - 13:9781944680688

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Table of Contents

Acknowledgments VWhy God Invented Duct Tape 1A Tool For Every Job And A Job For Every Tool 6The Birds 13The Proper Art Of Carburetor Rebuilding 18Mosquitoes: The Hated Menace Of Summer 25A Few Fine Examples Of How To Get Blow'd Up 32The Self-Destructing, Bad Tempered Manic Depressing Hot Rod Lawn Mower 41The Stealth Buick 49New And Improved High -Tech, Extra Heavy Duty, Reinforced, Super Absorbent, Extra Concentrated, High Powered Super Deluxe Widgets 59If You Can't Stand The Language, Stay Out Of The Garage 67Aunt Bernice's Church Taxi Service 74Mr. Stoolski's enior High School Electronics Class 79