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Douglas Adamss author of the famous Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy series which includes Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy Restaurant at the End of the Universe Life the Universe and Everything So Long And Thanks For All the Fish Young Zaphod Plays It Safe and Mostly Harmless combination of both satirical and tedious word choice brings out the sense of humor within the reader The seriousness of which he writes his satire is what makes it a satire His use of boring is especially useful when it comes to such things as showing the reader the tedium and uselessness of committee meetings as seen in the book Mostly Harmless The Hitchhikers series was thought up in Adams first cross between a satirical and drunken thought though more were to come This idea was also boring and simple in its own way The idea was this Why doesnt England have a guide for hitchhikers Adams went on to write a television show about it which he then decided to convert into a book Adams uses his boring tone and seriousness as to such ideas on how to get rid of useless people or express his anger at the passion of the Christ He even goes on to make-fun of bureaucracy via the Vogons The reader even may begin to think he is poking fun at leadership when he created the three-armed two-headed hippee president of the galaxy Obviously the tone and diction used by Adams in the series cannot possibly be shown in the film version even with Adams as guest director It shows too as it seems the book has been shredded glued together buried found and eaten by a Ravenous Bugsplatter Beast of Traal and then probably found somewhere quite inhospitable To get to the point without the casual tone portrayed by Adams the book wouldnt be as revered as it is today Only Adams style of writing can do what he does best
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