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

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Hyperion Books, Apr 14, 1999 - Humor - 208 pages
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A riotously funny, razor-sharp indictment of America's cultural wasteland by one of its most merciless critics.

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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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User Review  - MelindaLibrary - LibraryThing

This was an okay book. There were a few moments of humor, but mainly it is the author stating (NOT lampooning) how bad he thinks certain books, singers, musicals, and movies are. No criteria is given ... Read full review

Contents

Slouching Toward Red Lobster
5
The Satanic Verses
21
The Howling
35

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About the author (1999)

Joe Queenan writes a weekly column for TV Guide and is a contributing writer at GQ. His pieces regularly appear in Playboy, Allure, George, Movieline, and other publications, along with his book reviews for The Wall Street Journal and The New York Times. The author of three previous books, he lives in Westchester with his wife and two children.

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