“The question is whether or not America is to enter a new and distressing phase of history where men no longer pursue happiness but buy it. Welcome to the Monkey House by Kurt Vonnegut – The Euphio Question summary and analysis. It is consuming your life to the point where you seriously question whether or not this was the perfect ideal. 3. The Euphio Question contains.

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Oct 05, Sho rated it it was amazing. He attended Cornell University from towhere he wrote a column for the student newspaper, the Cornell Daily Sun.

Kurt Vonnegut – The Euphio Question

He also raises some big questions, such as how society today seems to only associate having a good eeuphio with those mind altering substances and if this could be used to bring civilization to its demise. Euphio pleases one and all—we proved that.

If the engineer’s cuff hadn’t accidentally caught on the switch, it might be on yet. This site uses cookies.

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euohio Open Preview See a Problem? Radio signals from them get through the clouds to Fred’s antenna. Life has left no marks on him, because he hasn’t paid much attention to it.


This is no time for oblivion to become a national craze.

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

They got worried and came after us. Peribo rated it liked it Jun 07, BenJamin rated it it was amazing Mar 03, Sat 9 Jun We all laughed uproariously, including Fred, whose guffaws blew up little gray clouds from the ashpit.

We’ll make a little amplifier with a transmitter and an aerial on it. The poker slipped from Eddie’s hands. While a fascist regime such as Soviet Russia would find Euphio very useful, this story takes place in a very definitely capitalist context: Suestion put her arms around Lew, and kissed him for about five minutes.

I’m sorry—or maybe “heartsick” is the word—that news has leaked out about it. The only benefit we could get from euphio would be if we could somehow lay down a peace-of-mind barrage on our enemies while protecting our own people from it. Eddie, of course, wasn’t drinking beer, though he was badly in need of a sedative.

After using the machine, they were in such a state of intoxication and questiob a sort of high where they were unable to function properly.


We all want happiness by the kilowatt. Tom Edison’s Shaggy Dog.

The happiness it gives is perfect and unflagging in the face of incredible adversity. Fri 3 Aug The characters that were intoxicated by this euphio, exhibited similar signs to quwstion of drug users or people who have addiction and have no control. When I arrived at Fred Bockman’s farm, he was staring, dumbfounded, at the evening paper.

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View the Study Pack. Ivana rated it liked it Aug 11, Posted by aofisonfire at 5: Fred laughed nervously, and Lew hunted for his place in the script. When it is discovered that people all over town experience the same euphoria, the announcer proposes making household Euphios. Euphios are once more produced but with more controls.

It was supposed to be on the air for five seconds. Sincerity is not his forte, yet he meant it.