“Truth is stranger than fiction,” people say. Longtime journalist Nancie Hudson thinks that truth is funnier than fiction. She’s interviewed hundreds of people during her career, and in Truth is Funnier Than Fiction, she shares the funniest true stories people have told her. This delightful collection of humorous essays and true stories explores the hilarious things that happen to real people in everyday life. The funniest things happen when you’re doing ordinary things, like buying a new car, starting a new job, or going on vacation. Truth is Funnier Than Fiction contains no offensive humor. There are no racial jokes, no religious jokes, no political jokes, and no gross jokes. It's the kind of universal, laugh-out-loud humor that everyone enjoys. Because comical misunderstandings, mishaps and misadventures are always funny … as long as they aren’t happening to you.