Technological Development Of Scientific Technology In Kurt Vonnegut's Novels

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Kurt Vonnegut uses the phrase ‘Good bye blue Monday’, because in America they used to wash clothes only in weekends. Every Monday they are busy in washing. So that day is called as washing day. House wives are fed up with washing. During that time in America they started a washing machine company. From that time onwards they become free from washing. So they said Good bye Monday. But author does not reveal the phrase till the end of the novel. Then the company is closed and in that place Americans have started making bullets for gun. This shows the condition of America. Washing machine is also an invention at that time and shows the development of scientific technology. Kurt Vonnegut shows both the positive as well as negative sides of technological development. On the one side the growth makes people happy and to lead a life of luxury and on the other side it equips them with sadistic attitude. Washing machine is the glorious side of growth and invention and the gun factory is the slow entry of pessimistic temperament inside mankind. Breakfast of Champions speaks about the two handsome persons, Dwayne Hoover and Kilgore Trout, science fiction writer. Dwayne is inspired by the writings of Kilgore Trout. Kurt Vonnegut introduces the two famous novels of Kilgore Trout. The name of the novels are Now it can be Told and Plague on wheels. In Breakfast of Champions, the narrator does not come to a conclusion till the nineteenth chapter. He is totally obsessed with the

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