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Bruce Cameron is the Dave Barry of modern family life.” —John Temple, Rocky Mountain News W.
Bruce Cameron is a humor writer for the Rocky Mountain News, and his essays appear in Time, Newsday, and on NPR's "Car Talk." He lives in Evergreen, Colorado, with his wife, two teenage daughters, and a teenage son.
One minute your daughter is wearing bunny slippers and demanding bedtime stories.
The next, she's wearing a midriff-baring t-shirt and demanding the car keys.8 Simple Rules for Dating My Teenage Daughter takes us shriek by shriek thorugh the process of raising teenage girls, including braces (the most expensive metal on earth), the telephone (seemingly wired to her nervous system), and, of course, dating (Rule #2: Keep your hands and eyes off my daughter's body, or I will remove them).
Tragically, John passed away during the show's filming, but his influence clearly lived on in later seasons.
Hilarious yet poignant, 8 Simple Rules for Marrying My Daughter is sure to be a comfort to the legions of fathers (and mothers) who will one day have a daughter walking down the aisle. Bruce Cameron is a nationally syndicated columnist and the author of 8 Simple Rules for Dating My Teenage Daughter, which was the basis for the television show 8 Simple Rules on ABC, now syndicated nightly on ABC Family. ISBN: 9781416558910 A father's job is to protect his daughters from dangerous things, like puberty.
He is also the author of How to Remodel a Man and is the two-time winner of the National Society of Newspaper Columnists Award for best humor columnist and the winner of the 2006 Robert Benchley Award 8 Simple Rules for Marrying My Daughter And Other Reasonable Advice from the Father of the Bride (Not that Anyone is Paying Attention) By W. This isn't easy, because the daughters don't want to be protected -- in fact, when they get to be teenagers, "dangerous" somehow becomes synonymous with "attractive."When they were little, they were frightened there were monsters in their closets, and wanted you to check.
Since 8 Simple Rules, David Spade's TV work includes starring roles in The Showbiz Show with David Spade and Rules of Engagement.
He's also made bank appearing in movies like Grown Ups and Grown Ups 2, and next up we'll see him in Joe Dirt 2: Beautiful Loser.
Who could've guessed that the lovably dim-witted Bridget would go on to be one of the biggest TV stars of our generation?