the characters preparing and/or setting up for the experiment; the characters testing the euphio and escaping from reality; visitors and/or. “The question is whether or not America is to enter a new and distressing The only benefit we could get from euphio would be if we could. All about The Euphio Question [short story] by Jr. Kurt Vonnegut. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers.

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Welcome to the Monkey House – The Euphio Question Summary & Analysis

Life has left no marks on him, because he hasn’t paid much attention to it. I dialed Fred Eupho number. Notify me of new posts via email.

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The question is not whether euphio works. For more help see the Common Knowledge wuestion page. Now she’s trying to find a grocery open. We make arrangements with the phone company to pipe signals from your antenna right into the homes of people with these sets.

The gadget is, I think, what a lot of people vaguely foresaw as the crowning achievement of civilization: The radio station’s transmitter is what really put the sock into them.


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He was born in Indianapolis, later the setting for many of his novels. Euphios are once more produced but with more controls. You are commenting using your Facebook account.

Kurt Vonnegut – The Euphio Question

I’ve been lying here, just trying to get over it. The story centres on whether or not a Euphiophone machine can be commercialised, and if so would it be ethical to ovnnegut happiness, and what price can you put on it? Mount ’em on thee.

One of the outstanding figures of modern US literature, Kurt Vonnegut was a cult figure among students in the s and s with his classics of US counterculture. Look at that poplar lean!

After the broadcast, Fred, Lew, and I were cordial to one another to the point of being maudlin. Then she felt so good she walked right vonnevut of the place again.

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Lew Harrison was the first to speak, continuing his conversation with Marion. Now, through the medium of Lew Harrison’s big mouth, word has leaked out.

We set up a transmitter in the barn, run a line out to your antenna, Doc, and we’ve got a real-estate development. Paperback12 pages. Want to Read saving….


I see you have one here. The card table buckled, and the plug was jerked from the wall socket. Mon 8 Jun The house was quiet, and I made two trips tge it before discovering that I was not alone. Hundreds wandered around in the cold in their shirt-sleeves, grinning like toothpaste ads.

The happiness it gives is perfect and unflagging in vonnegkt face of incredible adversity. After he’d been silent for perhaps three quarters of an hour, a look of concern crossed his face.

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The Euphio Question by Kurt Vonnegut

Eddie, of course, wasn’t drinking beer, though he was badly in need of a sedative. Sat 4 Aug Fred plugged two jacks from the phone line into the gray box. Vonnegut was a self-proclaimed humanist and socialist influenced by the style of Indiana’s own Eugene V.