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Satire is a unique way to criticize the culture or the society As opposed to directly stating the negative aspects it illustrates the opposite view in a sarcastic and ironic manner Harrison Bergeron by Kurt Vonnegut The graduate by Mike Nichols and Cats Cradle by Kurt Vonnegut are the efficient satires that ridicule different types of humankind The purpose of satires is to create fictions that appear impractical by exaggerating the unawareness of humans in order for their deprecation to stand out Then the readers are able to acknowledge the blunders in their society As well they will start realizing that some aspects of these stories are rather realistic and they will try to bring a reform into the world to prevent them from becoming a non-fiction in the future It is necessary for the writers to achieve these tasks to establish an effective satire In the three works the writers are able to accomplish creating an effective satire by composing an absurd world based on humansEfollies that the deeper meanings about the follies become conspicuous to the audience and the readers These works do not only entertain us at our foolishness but also causes us accept the critical truths The societys preferential treatment of equality was criticized by creating sarcastic circumstances In the populace many people are taught that everyone in the world must be equal However this is not always a positive effect to our society In the short story Harrison Bergeron Kurt Vonnegut demonstrates the world in 2081 when everybody is finally equalE7 In this world no one is able to be more intelligent and people who was had some type of disabilities they have to carry on George was one of them who has a mental handicap in his earE7 which is required by countrys regulation Not only intelligence beauty and talents are also required to be hidden The ballerinas in the story had weights and bag filled with birdshots
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