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Hey, let's publish the world’s first comedy self-help book. Your Life is a Joke: 12 Ways to Go from Ha Ha to AHA!
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    Great way to help. You'll be kept up-to date on the book launch. Plus, you'll get the electronic version of the entire book sent to you before official publication.

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    Pledge $25 or more: EARLY BIRD. You'll get an Autographed Hard Copy of the Book shipped to you plus the electronic version--before anyone else! (Maximum of 250 people)

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    Pledge $67 or more: EARLY BIRD BONANZA. You'll receive three Autographed Copies of the Book Personalized for You before publication date, plus the electronic version, plus an audio download of the book! (Maximum 100)

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    Pledge $97 or more: BFF PACKAGE. Adam will post on Facebook that You are his "Best Friend Forever!" (One backer per day) Plus...You'll receive three Autographed Copies of the Book Personalized for You before publication date, plus the electronic version, plus an audio download of the book! (Maximum 100)

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    Pledge $187 or more: EARLY BIRD SILVER. You Get all of the above plus 3 Autographed Copies of the Book Personalized for you before publication, plus the electronic version, plus an audio download of the book, plus an invitation (for two) to the VIP book release party in Los Angeles! (Maximum of 50).

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    Pledge $287 or more About $287

    FOR MAGICIANS, COMEDIANS, AND SPEAKERS: Adam will personally help you become more marketable. He will work directly with you to help you get more gigs.You'll get...
    *a private 30 minute "assessment" phone call with Adam (one on one).
    *a written review of your demo video with notes for how to improve it right away
    *an honest "YES", "NO" or "Make These Changes" regarding your "book-ability" with bureaus. This is INVALUABLE feedback and could be worth tens of thousands of dollars to you.
    *5 additional follow up emails where you can personally ask questions, get advice, and more!
    You'll receive an Autographed Copy of the Book Personalized for You before publication date, plus the electronic version, plus an audio download of the book!

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    Pledge $497 or more About $497

    Pledge $497 or more: EARLY BIRD GOLD. You get all of the above, plus Your Name listed in the book acknowledgements and your name on the YourLifeIsAJoke.com website, plus a live 30-minute phone consultation with the author about Your speaking, comedy, writing, or entrepreneurial adventure. (Maximum of 20)

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    Pledge $997 or more About $997

    Pledge $997 or more: PLATINUM PARTNER. You'll get all of the above. Plus join Adam Christing as his guest as he will treat you and a friend or family member to an unforgettable dinner, followed by an evening of incredible entertainment, at the world famous Magic Castle (private club) in Hollywood. (Maximum of 10)

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    Pledge $999 or more About $999

    Pledge: $999 dollars and get an autographed hard copy of the book plus A PRIVATE LUNCH with "super publicist" Michael Levine in Beverly Hills! Michael is the author of dozens of bestselling business books including "Guerilla PR." He has represented some of the biggest stars of all time (Michael Jackson, Barbra Streisand, Ozzie Osbourne and many more!). You'll be inspired to supercharge your media presence! ONLY ONE AVAILABLE!

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    Pledge $4,750 or more: PERSONAL PERFORMANCE. You'll get a live in-person performance from Adam for your organization! You also Get 3 Autographed Copies of the Book Personalized for you before publication, plus the electronic version, plus an audio download of the book, plus an invitation (for two) to the VIP book release party in Los Angeles!

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    Pledge: $7,495 or more: STAR TREATMENT. You get 1-7 above, plus Adam will produce a 3-5 minute comedy short film or video commercial about you or your company! (This will become a prized video. Adam has directed funny short films for HP and two films of his own). This includes scripting, shooting, casting, and you get to be the star. (Maximum of 2).

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    Pledge: $9,975 or more: RE-BRAND YOU. You get 1-7 above plus a full day (8 hours) with Adam in Southern California, working directly with you on your branding as a speaker, business owner, or for your worthy cause. This includes custom writing, scripting, custom press release, plus a month of on-going email consultation support to help you make your personal or business dream a reality!

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