SUFFERING IS HIGHLY OVERRATED: REFLECTIONS ON HUMOR AND LIFE
By Don Baird, the 2019 AATH Lifetime Achievement Award Winner
Now in paperback!
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Humor in Difficult Times
(Never) Mind the Gap
There is a gap between life as we want it to be and life as we experience it. (This is where the reader says: “You”re Telling Me!??”) This gap is pretty important. For what we do with that gap makes the difference in our ability to find fulfillment, happiness and […]Read More
Matthieu Ricard Translator for the Dalai Lama – Part One
Matthieu Ricard had it made — or so it seemed to those looking on from outside. He was born to a prominent family in Paris. Internationally known musicians, artists, and intellectuals joined them for meals and lofty conversations. He published his first book by the age of 20. He earned […]Read More
Life? It may not be easy but it’s “Aw Right”
One of the legendary performers in the history of show business was a Spanish ventriloquist popularly known as “Senor Wences” (though born as Wenceslao Moreno). He had a very successful career of eight decades, through performances around the globe on state, in films and on television. His success was based […]Read More
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Herm Albright – Quote
A positive attitude may not solve all your problems, but it will annoy enough people to make it worth the effort. – Herm Albright
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What People are Saying...
Steve Wilson – Talks About Don
I have been secretly treating Don for years for his addiction to humor. The treatment is so secret that even he does not know about it. Although he is smart, witty, wise and a true aficionado of comedy, he is not fooling anyone with his rare combination of an understated, […]Read More
Willibald Ruch – Talks About Don
Don is knowledgeable in the science of humor, skillful in its application in practice, and celebrates humor in daily life. His curiosity and love of learning have brought him to the forefront of knowledge in the psychology of humor. These strengths brought him to Europe to attend my first International […]Read More
Allen Klein – Talks About Don
Don is a hidden treasure…well maybe not so hidden now that he has a website. He is gentle, joyous, and extremely well versed in many aspects of the therapeutic value of humor. When Don speaks, or writes, take heed. Your life will be much richer listening to his wisdom. – Allen Klein, Author of […]Read More