By Seth Vannatta

ISBN-10: 0812697626

ISBN-13: 9780812697629

Since he burst at the global together with his heavy-metal memoir Fargo Rock City in 2001, Chuck Klosterman has been probably the most profitable novelists and essayists in the USA. His collections of essays Sex, medicinal drugs, and Cocoa Puffs and Chuck Klosterman IV: A Decade of Curious humans and unsafe Ideas have tested Klosterman not just as a reputable spokesman for clever purveyors of pop culture. His writings and typical columns (in Spin, Esquire, The ny occasions Magazine and different venues) approximately tune, activities, and sleek tradition have occasionally develop into themselves touchstones in pop culture. The good fortune of his card-based video game Hypertheticals: 50 Questions for Insane Conversations has verified that Klosterman can hook up with his lovers and readers even off the published page.

As he writes in his contribution to this publication, Klosterman “enjoys writing approximately colossal, unwieldy rules” as they stream in tradition, in humans, in song, and in activities. The twenty-two different philosophers writing along Klosterman couldn’t agree extra. they provide their very own tackle the options and puzzles that fascinate him and absorb lots of Chuck’s quite a few demanding situations to reply to brain-twisting "hypertheticals" or vintage moral quandaries that might come up if, say, Aristotle wandered behind the curtain at a Kiss concert.

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