Epic Fails: The Edsel, the Mullet, and Other Icons of Unpopular Culture

Epic Fails: The Edsel, the Mullet, and Other Icons of Unpopular Culture

by Salvador Jimenez Murguia

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781538103715
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date: 09/15/2018
Pages: 184
Sales rank: 332,526
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.70(d)

About the Author

Salvador Jiménez Murguía is professor of sociology at Akita International University. He is the editor of The Encyclopedia of Japanese Horror Films (2016) and The Encyclopedia of Racism in American Films (2018) and the coeditor of The Encyclopedia of Contemporary Spanish Films (2018), all published by Rowman & Littlefield.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements
Introduction
Chapter 1: The Edsel
Chapter 2: Athletic Uniform Failures
Chapter 3: Beta Max
Chapter 4: LaserDisc
Chapter 5: The Mullet
Chapter 6: Blublocker Sunglasses
Chapter 7: Zubaz
Chapter 8: New Coke
Chapter 9: Bud Dry
Chapter 10: Crystal Pepsi
Chapter 11: Burger King’s Table service
Chapter 12: Zima
Chapter 13: WOW Chips
Chapter 14: Y2K
Chapter 15: XFL
Chapter 16: McAfrika
Chapter 17: Microsoft Zune
Chapter 18: Google Wave
Conclusion
Index
About the Author

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