The Winner of the Slow Bicycle Race: The Satirical Writings of Paul Krassner

The Winner of the Slow Bicycle Race: The Satirical Writings of Paul Krassner

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ISBN-13: 9781888363449
Publisher: Seven Stories Press
Publication date: 05/28/1997
Pages: 352
Product dimensions: 5.02(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.92(d)

About the Author

PAUL KRASSNER cut his teeth as a journalist at Mad magazine, worked with Lenny Bruce, and with Abbie Hoffman and Jerry Rubin founded the Yippies. In 1958 he founded the satirical magazine The Realist and has published it discontinuously ever since. His autobiography, Confessions of a Raving, Unconfined Nut: Misadventures in the Counter-Culture, was published by Simon & Schuster in 1994. More recently, The Winner of the Slow Bicycle Race, a collection of his best satire, was published by Seven Stories Press in 1996. His album We Have Ways of Making You Laugh is available from Mercury Records. He lives in Venice, California with his wife Nancy.

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A collection of hilarious pieces, 'The Last Dan Quayle Joke' is alone worth the price of the book. This is in the style of the 60s counterculture with a 21st century edge--Fantastic!