Why does Kurt Vonnegut’s Breakfast of Champions kinda feel like one big, beautiful ad for Wheaties.

In the introduction to Breakfast of Champions, Vonnegut tells the story of a mentor he had once upon a time, a copywriter named Pheobe Hurty, who hired him to write advertising for her department store.

I found this to be a fascinating introduction, primarily because the book itself feels like one…

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