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Format Type:Ebook
Author:Dan Jenkins, Bud Shrake
Publisher:Texas Christian University Press
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Number of Pages:289

Limo by Dan Jenkins, Bud Shrake

PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC Limo Decades before it saturated the airwaves Dan Jenkins and Bud Shrake actually invented reality TV and skewered it into a comic novel that was way ahead of its time Frank Mallory is a big gun at one of the four major networks Cruising around Manhattan in his Silver Goblet a Rolls Royce limo he finds that life in the fast lane is beginning to unravel Having to deal with the departure of his wife his boss The Big Guy and crazed Hollywood stars while at the same time having to maintain a high stakes job all tend to make Frank Mallory well act out After Frank struggles to fill all his number four network s prime time slots it tends to lag behind CBS NBC and ABC the Big Guy forces him to create a show called Just Up The Street which is meant to entertain ordinary Americans with the real lives of other ordinary Americans Ultimately the resulting script causes the Big Guy s downfall and forces everyone else to return to a reality that comes without scare quotes Limo is a hilarious entertaining caricature of the lifestyle of the rich and famous and provides a fascinating insight into the world of network television Through a haze of booze and drugs we see Frank s desperation for a normal life and real relationships Frank Mallory s only true relationships are found in the confines of his Silver Goblet where he finds friendship with D Wayne Cooper and love with Sally Hawks Only after a series of crises does Frank ultimately find himself and the happiness that has eluded him Originally published in Limo is now back in print complete with a foreword from acclaimed author Jeff Guinn

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