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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It wouldn’t surprise me, for instance, if he had set the clockwork on this sample euphio set so that its radiations would addle your judgments when you are trying to make a decision.

Peribo rated it liked it Jun 07, Tom Edison’s Shaggy Dog. Instead of turning on the radio or television, everybody’s going to want to turn on the happiness. It was also then that I got to know Lew Harrison, I’m sorry to say. Questlon in to the BBC, or Register. Added, go to My Music to see full list.

Notify me of new comments via email. I see you have one here. His experiences as an advance scout in the Battle of the Bulge, and in particular his witnessing of the bombing of Dresden, Germany whilst a prisoner of war, would inform much of his work.

The first ad is for the long-hairs: A large blue bottle popped to dust and the window behind the collection splintered. Kurt Vonnegut’s tale of the dilemmas facing scientists over discovering how to manufacture happiness. Email required Address never made public. Can I drive out right after supper?


That isn’t all the outfit can do, and, in his interview with Fred, Lew Harrison saved the most exciting part until the end of the program. Didja see the papers? Fred Bockman a radio announcer and physicist respectivelyinadvertently invent a gadget that induces a peace of mind the likes of which man has never known.

Anima Chaos rated it liked it Sep 08, Emmy rated it it was amazing May 19, The roads are poor, no bus service or shopping center, the view is lousy and the ground is full of rocks.

The Euphio Question Summary A Professor of Sociology testifys before the FCC questoin against the mass-production of a or “Euphio,” a box that transmits a signal of euphoria from space. I Agree This site uses cookies to deliver our services, improve performance, for analytics, and if not signed in for advertising.

Mon 2 Sep A knock on the door interrupted him. He and his backers have built a radio-telescope of their own.

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No current Talk conversations about this book. A horrible groan came from the fireplace. Sat 4 Aug Lew Harrison was the first to speak, continuing his conversation with Marion. This programme is not currently available.

There is also the implication that if there was such a thing available easily lurt not freely, that the apathy would destroy society, would mean that no one would uephio be happy because they couldn’t be bothered to get off their asses and go and do something to earn it The gadget is, I think, what a lot of people vaguely foresaw as the crowning achievement of civilization: TarasProkopyuk rated it really liked it Dec 04, He ran his hands through his hair and rolled his eyes.


Report on the Barnhouse Effect. A Western Union boy I hadn’t quesrion before was sitting in a corner, miserably leafing through a pile of telegrams and making clucking noises. Only a moment before I had imagined I was in the tropics. Game called off on account of atomic attack?

Kurt Vonnegut – The Euphio Question. Well, six months ago Lew worked up a program around a young dreamer and faculty friend of mine, Dr.

The Euphio Question [short story]

Fri 24 Jul The bombing of Dresden by allied forces in was the pivotal moment of his life, which informed his best-known work ‘Slaughterhouse Queestion. I don’t see how vlnnegut could be communisim isn’t it just a medifore for knowing that as a human it is ok to feel the full range of your emotions. Sep 20, Pedro L. It’s just that many of the heavenly bodies pour out a lot of energy and some of it can be picked up in the radio-frequency band.

Nick Partenope rated it really liked it Dec 04, Euphio pleases one and all—we proved that. You are commenting using your Facebook account.