Bad Or, the Dumbing of America
The author of Class has created a satirical reference work that excoriates those things in modern life that are promoted as simply wonderful but are, in fact, BAD. Paul Fussell writes that we are living in a moment teeming with raucously overvalued emptiness and trash. BAD is devoted to identifying examples of the phony or witless that public relations attempts to persuade us are genuine or grand.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Kplatypus - LibraryThing
[BAD] is a curmudgeonly look at American culture in the 80s/90s and is intent on demonstrating how monstrously bad much of it is. Although I didn't agree with all of his analyses, many of them were ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - timspalding - LibraryThing
Not as good as Class, but in the same vein. Read full review