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

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Hyperion, 1998 - Humor - 208 pages
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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User Review  - MiaCulpa - LibraryThing

When I started reading "America: Red lobster, white trash and blue lagoon" I did not possibly think that Joe Queenan would be praising Barry Manilow. But here we are. Queenan decides to experience ... Read full review

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User Review  - satyridae - LibraryThing

Hilarious cultural critique from Queenan. I love his snark, but find that it gets a bit thin by the last half of the book. Perfect for elitist snob-heads like me, though. Read full review


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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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