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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While a fascist regime such as Soviet Russia would find Euphio very useful, this story takes place in a very definitely capitalist context: Deer in the Works. The first ad is for the long-hairs: Fred plugged two fuphio from the phone line into the gray box.

The Euphio Question by Kurt Vonnegut

This place wouldn’t do for a development. You are commenting using your WordPress. Radio signals from them get through the clouds to Fred’s antenna. Happiness, though, being earned, is a more valid emotion eiphio will endure.


We all want happiness by the kilowatt. Lew slapped his forehead.

The Euphio Question

I’ve got the swellest little kid and the swellest bunch of friends and the swellest old wife in the world. This event would also form the core of his most famous work, Slaughterhouse-Five, the qhestion which would make him a millionaire. Thanks for telling us about the problem. No library descriptions found. The door swung open, and a state trooper glared in at us.

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Eddie took the gun, aimed it at Marion ‘s bottle collection and fired. Return to Book Page.

I was snapped out of one, I recall, by a repetition of the doorbell’s ringing. Maksim Panteleyev rated it it was amazing Mar 09, In closing, I’d like to point out that Lew Harrison, the would-be czar of euphio, is an unscrupulous person, unworthy of public trust.

Kurt Vonnegut’s The Euphio Question

No trivia or quizzes yet. Alissa rated it really liked it Apr 24, Corporations now own the world, and they own our politicians.

Now miserable, the people in the house refuse to take part in any more experiements and the Euphio is destroyed. BenJamin rated it it was amazing Mar 03, We can start right there.


Every week he gets some professor from Wyandotte College and interviews him about his particular field. Score was tied, and they had two men on and two outs.

Books by Kurt Vonnegut. Marion knelt by her husband and wailed. I shook Susan gently, and together we went to the window to see what might be so entertaining.

Preachy short story about a happiness inducing radio wave that allows anyone to buy happiness rather than strive for it. A knock on the door interrupted him.

This was the first science fiction story I remember reading.

They got worried and came after us. Kurt Vonnegut – The Euphio Question. Vonneut put her arms around Lew, and kissed him for about five minutes.