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Killing yourself to live [electronic resource] : 85% of a True Story / Chuck Klosterman
DIGITAL AUDIOBOOK | Tantor Media | 2008. | Unabridged.

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Unabridged.
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1 online resource (6 audio files) : digital
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07:31:05
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Unabridged.
Performer
Narrator: Patrick Lawlor.
Summary
For 6,557 miles, Chuck Klosterman thought about dying. He drove a rental car from New York to Rhode Island to Georgia to Mississippi to Iowa to Minneapolis to Fargo to Seattle, and he chased death and rock 'n' roll all the way. Within the spanof twenty-one days, Chuck had three relationships end-one by choice, one bychance, and one by exhaustion. He snorted cocaine in a graveyard. He walked a halfmile through a bean field. A man in Dickinson, North Dakota, explained to him why we have fewer windmills than we used to. He listened to the KISS solo albums and the Rod Stewart box set.At one point, poisonous snakes became involved. The road is hard. From the Chelsea Hotel to the swampland where Lynyrd Skynyrd's plane went down to the site where Kurt Cobain blew his head off, Chuck explored every brand of rock star demise. He wanted to know why the greatest career move any musician can make is to stop breathing. . . and what this means for the rest of us.
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Lawlor, Patrick.
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9781400121700 (sound recording)
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