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By Paul Krassner

ISBN-10: 1522683186

ISBN-13: 9781522683186

ISBN-10: 1593765037

ISBN-13: 9781593765033

Uncensored, uncontained, and punctiliously demented, the memoirs of Paul Krassner are again in an up to date and accelerated variation. Paul Krassner, “father of the underground press” (People magazine), founding father of the Realist, political radical, Yippie, and award-winning stand-up satirist, stocks his stark raving adventures with the likes of Lenny Bruce, Abbie Hoffman, Norman Mailer, Ken Kesey, Groucho Marx, and Squeaky Fromme, revealing the patriarch of counterculture’s final, intimate, uproarious existence at the fringes of society.

Whether he’s writing approximately his friendship with arguable comedian Lenny Bruce, introducing Groucho Marx to LSD, his research of Scientology, or John Kennedy’s cadaver, no topic is just too sacred to be skewered by means of Krassner. And but his tales are soulful and philosophical, continuously genuine to his iconoclastic model of non-public journalism.

As artwork Spiegelman acknowledged, “Krassner is likely one of the top minds of his generational to be destroyed via insanity, ravenous, hysterical, naked—but usually hysterical. His precise wacky, wackily real autobiography is the definitive publication at the sixties.”

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