Red Meat Cures Cancer (Paperback)
Vintage, 9781400034819, 336pp.
Publication Date: February 10, 2004
If you re Sky Thorne, Senior V.P. of Tailburger a fringe fast food chain whose specialties are batter dipped, deep-fried meat patties and 96-oz. beef-flavored shakes you ll get to work on as many harebrained, desperate schemes as you can think of. And if that means launching a marketing campaign that asks the public, Why just "abuse" your body when you can "torture" it? then damn it, that's what you ll do Because Sky Thorne is ready to fight dirty and do anything necessary to earn the pension he sees as the reset button on life, liberty, and the pursuit of unadulterated deep-fried happiness.
Red Meat Cures Cancer is a hilarious and poignant romp through a world of excess, and marks the arrival of a great new satirical voice in American literature.
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Praise For Red Meat Cures Cancer…
“Deep fried comic genius.” —Kirkus Reviews
“Red Meat Cures Cancer is wildly irreverent and wickedly funny.”—Terry Hummel, former Publisher, Rolling Stone magazine
“One funny novel.”—The Knoxville News-Sentinel