For this book, Paul Krassner contacted 250 friends and acquaintances to cull stories. These true tales, ranging from funny to bizarre to poignant, include "How the Yippies Mailed 30,000 Joints to Perfect Strangers," "The Bust at Ken Kesey's Place," and "The Acid Trip of a Death Row Prisoner.
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Paul Krassner is an author, journalist, stand-up comedian, and the founder, editor, and a contributor to the The Realist. Krassner became a key figure in the counterculture of the 1960s as a member of Ken Kesey's Merry Pranksters and a founding member of the Yippies. He lives in Southern California.Review:
Krassner has the uncanny ability to alter your perceptions permanently.” Los Angeles Times
Wickedly funny.” San Francisco Chronicle
[Krassner] is an expert at ferreting out hypocrisy and absurdism from the more solemn crannies of American culture.” The New York Times
Krassner lives in a world where Truth and Satire are swingers, changing partners so often you never know who belongs with whom.” Playboy
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Book Description High Times Books, 1999. Book Condition: New. BRAND NEW, UNREAD, PERFECT, GIFT QUALITY.CASE-TB-55. Bookseller Inventory # 747002
Book Description High Times, New York, New York, U.S.A., 1999. Trade Paperback. Book Condition: New. Clean and tight - unused copy - BRAND NEW!!. Bookseller Inventory # 020339