Maslin's NYT Review (9/1/03)
is a great site for the latest info on Franken and the book.
Terribly written book.
Zmuda had a ghost writer and it still is 6th grade reading
But the content of Kaufman's antics and the story of Mr.
X make up for Zmuda's opportunism at the expense of his dead
Only for die hard Kaufman fans.
Great Kaufman Website:
"Just because it is popular don't necessarily mean it
is bad." -- Bob Venturi
This book is case in point. It ties together many different
pieces of the post world war II american puzzle to give a
more complete understanding of how fast food and we as a culture
"Humorous, but not trivial" -- Ronson in describing
It's really fun to read.
the transcript or watch the C-SPAN booknotes interview with
Ronson about his experiences with the book.
Ronson's Website: www.jonronson.com