How Does Vonnegut Use Satire In Harrison Bergeron

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Harrison Bergeron by Kurt Vonnegut is dystopian story, where everybody was equal physical and mentally. Under the control of United States Handicapper General, handicapped devices was put on, to make nobody stronger, smarter, or good - looking than anyone. In this story, Vonnegut used satire to show that extreme equality can be dangerous by using exaggeration, humor, and tone. Vonnegut satirized Harrison Bergeron and showed exaggeration, where he was considered extremely dangerous for being genius and athlete. During the news, 1st ballerina exaggerated about Harrison ,” has just escaped from jail, where he was held on suspicion of plotting to overthrow the government. He is a genius and an athlete, is under - handicapped, and should be regarded

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