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by Joey Goebel

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Planning a run for Congress but aware that, as a corporate executive, he is not very popular with his working-class constituents, John Hustbourne Mapother and his mother, a fanatical Christian socialite, enlist the aid of his estranged younger brother, Blue Gene Mapother, a redneck patriot with a passion for pro wrestling, cigarettes, and the war effort. Simultaneous.


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