Shiny Adidas Tracksuits and the Death of Camp: And Other Essays from Might Magazine

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Might Magazine
Berkley Boulevard Books, 1998 - Fiction - 243 pages
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Prepare yourself for the best and brightest from Might magazine. These provocative accounts of cultural chaos tackle every tacky and/or annoying issue that has made the 20th century so ripe for the Apocalypse -- from the lost diaries of H.R. Haldeman to David Hasselhoff's world tour. Includes:

"The Perverse Blessing of AIDS" by David Foster Wallace

"Are Black People Cooler Than White People?" by Donnell Alexander

"Hey America! There's Gangs Under Your Bed!" by Jess Mowry

"The Future of Indentured Servitude" by R.U. Sirius

"College is for Suckers" by Ted Rall

"Get Out the Youth Vote, Then Get the Hell Out" by Marc Herman

"The T-Shirt: More Problems of Signification in American Low Culture" by Glasgow Phillips

"The Unsavory Rise of Faux-Caesar Salad" by Heidi Pollock

"The Tragic and Untimely Death of Adam Rich" by Christopher Pelham-Fence

"Why I Went Right Wing" by Paula Kramen

And much, much more!

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Contents

Notes on the Growing Tiresomeness of Flight
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The Sudden Unsavory Ubiquity of Faux Caesar Salad
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Cool Like Me Are black people cooler than white people?
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Copyright

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Might magazine published from 1995-1997 with a circulation of over 30,000 subscribers. Their first book, For the Love of Cheese, has been featured in national magazines and newspapers.

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