Red Lobster, White Trash, & the Blue Lagoon: Joe Queenan's America

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Hyperion, Jul 4, 1998 - Humor - 208 pages
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The author of "The Unkindest Cut", whose popular column appears weekly in "TV Guide", sets off in search of the Holy Grail of Horridness--and encounters some surprisingly non-terrible phenomena--in this riotously funny, razor-sharp indictment of our cultural wasteland.

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Review: Red Lobster, White Trash, & the Blue Lagoon: Joe Queenan's America

User Review  - Sheila - Goodreads

Ugh! This book is a never-ending litany of the many ways Mr. Queenan abhors mainstream culture. It gets old after the first chapter. I continued reading because I thought Mr. Queenan would elaborate ... Read full review

Review: Red Lobster, White Trash, & the Blue Lagoon: Joe Queenan's America

User Review  - Carol Jean - Goodreads

I really wanted to like this book. The author does have a way with an acerbic phrase, but I just can't put my finger on his actual esthetic or why he has made the judgements he has. And dude, if you ... Read full review

Contents

How Bad Could It Be?
Slouching Toward Red Lobster 5
The Satanic Verses 21
Copyright

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About the author (1998)

Joe Queenan writes a weekly column for TV Guide and is a contributing writer at GQ.

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