Samuel L. Jackson Reads “Go The Fuck To Sleep”

Samuel L. Jackson was the natural choice for the audio book version of Go The Fuck to Sleep.

James Joyner has already written about the viral meme that has grown around the “children’s book” Go The Fuck to Sleep here and here.

Now, Samuel L. Jackson has lent his voice to what may be the best idea ever. Obviously, the language is NSFW:

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Doug Mataconis
About Doug Mataconis
Doug Mataconis held a B.A. in Political Science from Rutgers University and J.D. from George Mason University School of Law. He joined the staff of OTB in May 2010 and contributed a staggering 16,483 posts before his retirement in January 2020. He passed far too young in July 2021.


  1. John Burgess says:

    How many kids books involve snakes on a plane, after all?

  2. Gulliver says:

    Mataconis sinks to a new all time low… stay classy there, buddy.

  3. John Peabody says:

    Clearly a love it / hate it item. The usual divides are in place re: those have recently raised toddlers and those who have not. Come, OTBers, and let us conduct ourselves as we wish the bitterly divided congress to act: Disagree, but agree that those who disagree are not automatically puppy-eaters.

    To summarize: Live and let live.

    To summarize the summary: “Lighten up, Francis.”

  4. Andrew says:

    Walken should have got the part. Here’s the next best thing: