Confessions of a Raving, Unconfined Nut by Paul Krassner
Misadventures in Counter-Culture

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The memoirs of counterculture icon Paul Krassner traces the manic adventures of the man who founded The Realist, a forum for such 1960s personalities as Norman Mailer, Lenny Bruce, and Richard Albert. 35,000 first printing. National ad/promo. Tour.
 

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Paul Krassner was a close friend of Lenny Bruce and the editor of Bruce's autobiography, How to Talk Dirty and Influence People. Krassner co-founded the Yippies, was involved with Ken Kesey's Merry Pranksters and is written about in Tom Wolfe's unforgettable The Electric Kool-Aid Acid Test. His articles have appeared in Rolling Stone, Spin, Playboy, The Nation, Penthouse, Mother Jones, New York, National Lampoon, Utne Reader, San Francisco Chronicle, the Los Angeles Times, the L.A. Weekly and Funny Times. He has been a guest on "Late Night with Conan O'Brien" and "Politically Incorrect with Bill Maher." Krassner published The Realist, the counterculture's first alternative paper, from 1958 t to 2001 and writes regularly for Season in the Sun, High Times, AVN Online and the Huffington Post.
 
Published October 5, 1993 by Simon & Schuster. 352 pages
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Humor & Entertainment, Literature & Fiction, Political & Social Sciences. Non-fiction

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Actually, on the evidence here, Krassner—founder/editor of The Realist and the most outrageous cultural critic of his era—no longer raves now that he's in his 60s.

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The bawdy autobiography of political satirist and Realist magazine founding editor Krassner. (Oct.)

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The bawdy autobiography of political satirist and Realist magazine founding editor Krassner. (Oct.)

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