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He tackled the kid and threw him to the ground, landing on top of him and breaking his collarbone.

Word got around school that the kid's seventh-grade brother was gunning for Chris. I put the word out that the brother would have to go through me first.

Introduction Irish brothers share one of the strangest relationships on earth.

The funny stories and outrageous moments are definitely in there, but what emerged was this amazing picture of the multifaceted character traits that Chris possessed. Soon after Chris died, I told my wife that my greatest fear was being sixty years old and trying hard to remember this kid who was my brother.

In the years since Chris passed away, there have been countless times when Chris's buddied would find themselves huddled together, sharing these crazy stories.

At one time, I even thought that a collection of those stories would make a fantastic book. But I now believe that those funny stories would not paint the right picture of who this kid was.

He was hilarious, yes, but he was also a very religious, very caring—and very troubled and addicted person. I guess anyone who's lost somebody close can say that. The Chris Farley we meet here is both funnier and more lovable than the typical celebrity drug casualty, which makes The Chris Farley Show both sadder and more frustrating than the typical just-say-no cautionary tale." -The New York Times Book Review"What you'll love: the book's intimate accounts give as much time to Farley's sensitive nature and generosity of spirit as they do to his ugliest moments." -The Washington Post"Farley has no shortage of support and admirers .

Being able to watch the fun movies and video clips only gets you so far; it's not the full picture. the compilation of direct quotes from his loved ones makes for powerful reading and provides a more forceful reminder of how terrifying addiction can be." -Playboy Introduction Tom Farley xi Act IChapter 1 A Motivated Speaker 3Chapter 2 Madison, Wisconsin 11Chapter 3 An Epiphany 36Chapter 4 Attacking the Stage 56Chapter 5 Whale Boy 73Chapter 6 Super Fan 98Chapter 7 The Place in Alabama 118Act IIChapter 8 A Friendly Visitor 145Chapter 9 The Magic Sixty-six 171Chapter 10 The Lost Boys 191Chapter 11 The Polar Bear Pit 212Act IIIChapter 12 Raising the White Flag 239Chapter 13 The Devil in the Closet 261Chapter 14 Fatty Falls Down 290Chapter 15 The Parting Glass 311Epilogue 327Acknowledgments 331Note on Sources and Method 335The-Ographies 337Index 343 Introduction Tom Farley xi Act IChapter 1 A Motivated Speaker 3Chapter 2 Madison, Wisconsin 11Chapter 3 An Epiphany 36Chapter 4 Attacking the Stage 56Chapter 5 Whale Boy 73Chapter 6 Super Fan 98Chapter 7 The Place in Alabama 118Act IIChapter 8 A Friendly Visitor 145Chapter 9 The Magic Sixty-six 171Chapter 10 The Lost Boys 191Chapter 11 The Polar Bear Pit 212Act IIIChapter 12 Raising the White Flag 239Chapter 13 The Devil in the Closet 261Chapter 14 Fatty Falls Down 290Chapter 15 The Parting Glass 311Epilogue 327Acknowledgments 331Note on Sources and Method 335The-Ographies 337Index 343 Introduction Tom Farley xi Act IChapter 1 A Motivated Speaker 3Chapter 2 Madison, Wisconsin 11Chapter 3 An Epiphany 36Chapter 4 Attacking the Stage 56Chapter 5 Whale Boy 73Chapter 6 Super Fan 98Chapter 7 The Place in Alabama 118Act IIChapter 8 A Friendly Visitor 145Chapter 9 The Magic Sixty-six 171Chapter 10 The Lost Boys 191Chapter 11 The Polar Bear Pit 212Act IIIChapter 12 Raising the White Flag 239Chapter 13 The Devil in the Closet 261Chapter 14 Fatty Falls Down 290Chapter 15 The Parting Glass 311Epilogue 327Acknowledgments 331Note on Sources and Method 335The-Ographies 337Index 343 "Brave, fast-moving, 4 stars" -People"It digs beneath the buffoonish exterior and uncovers a complex human being .

Life with Chris was exciting; he brought drama and danger into our lives.I wanted them to be open and honest about their memories, opinions, and feelings about what part of what, for most, was an unforgettable relationship.I'm not sure I was totally prepared for the story that Tanner and I ended up with.In this officially authorized oral history, Farley's friends and family remember his work and life.Along the way, they tell a remarkable story of boundless energy, determination, and laughter that could only keep the demons at bay for so long.