Joan Rivers’ books see close to 90,000 percent spike in sales

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    John Hein, Gary, Sperm68 - It's the Power of Stern!


    Joan Rivers' books have seen a major surge in sales in the wake of the late comedian's unexpected passing Thursday.
    The 81-year-old comedian, who died one week after suffering cardiac arrest during an outpatient medical procedure, wrote 12 books in her decades-long career, and her most recent book has catapulted back onto Amazon's bestsellers’ list.
    “Diary of A Mad Diva,” which was released in July, topped Amazon’s “Movers & Shakers” list Friday. The list “identifies the biggest gainers in sales rank compared to twenty-four hours ago.”
    [​IMG]MOLLY RILEY/REUTERSJoan Rivers attends the gala for the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor in 2008.
    The hardcover edition of “Diva” experienced a stunning 64,200 percent spike in sales, which propelled the book from 1,286 to No. 2 on the online retailer’s bestsellers list.
     
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    I guess Robin and Lisa G should go in for some throat surgery.
     
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    Too soon! :bigcry:
     
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    Some one needs to show this to beffy ASAP.
     
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    Is it too late to get an autograph?

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    Melissa Rivers heard this and just ordered a Bentley.
     
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    too soon? :dontknow:
    nah!
     
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    Jesus, what a Botox monstrosity. How old is Melissa anyway? She looks looks like shit.
     
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    "Robin it was a great career move. I'd almost like to see by how much "Oh My Dog" sales would spike if something went amiss on Beth's next trip to her grandmama's"
     
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    As sad as it sounds, this was her best career moves in decades.
     
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    Wait until Howard dies!
     
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    That will be a great day. In their hours of sorrow Bobo and Maryanne from Brooklyn will both take their lives. Triple win.
     
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    And Benjy and Shuli goe back into the unemployment line!!!
     
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    A great day for comedy all around
     
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    "The Day the Laughter Lived."
     
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    So there is hope for Lisa G's book?
     
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    "I still have the biggest selling book ever in the history of mankind Robin. Robin, are you there?"
     
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    No, death won't sell one book, unless they buried her in them instead of dirt