• "THOMAS FRANK, NOT MICHAEL MOORE, IS THE MOST INCISIVE WRITER ON CONTEMPORARY AMERICA His writing is so dazzling and witty and scornful it can stand comparison with the works of Twain or Mencken ... Frank is in a different league from Michael Moore. He is a smarter and better writer."

  • "'Eloquent and often funny'"

    The Times
  • "'Important and fascinating...Frank [writes] vividly and with great insight'"

    London Review of Books
  • "'Brilliant'"

  • "'Thomas Frank is the most witty, talented, humane and intelligent writer in America today. Ignoring this book is not an option'"

    Nick Cohen