Mike Durrett

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About me

Gender Male
Industry Internet
Occupation Humor Writer
Location The Internet, next door to them dancing hamsters, United States
Introduction Big kid, husband, cat wrangler, writer, breakfast nook. "Mike Durrett: CONFIDENTIAL" reveals his intrepid story, absolutely true, except the lawsuitables. Currently stalking a 5-lb. bag of flour making a really big biscuit, and the ever-elusive pie. Mike has been writing about humor and about Web humor since 1998, 11 years of that at About.com. Along the way he's written some actual humor. Accidents do happen.
Interests humor, film, television, stage, radio, drive-in movie theatres, film projection, little magical clowns
Favorite Movies Rear Window, North by Northwest, The Bank Dick, Cinema Paradiso, The Ladies' Man (1961), Miracle at Morgan's Creek, Deputy Droopy, Jerry Lewis, W.C. Fields, comedy, cartoons
Favorite Music Swing Jazz, Count Basie, George Gershwin, Frank Sinatra, Linda Eder, Diana Krall, Michael Feinstein
Favorite Books Atlas Shrugged, Lonesome Dove, P.G. Wodehouse, Robert B. Parker, Catch-22, The Grapes of Wrath, Shut Up and Eat Your Snowshoes, comic strips, humor

What's the most amount of sand you've ever had in your swimming trunks?

Sandra Bullock.