The sleazy staff members of television station KLAX become hostages to a group of ecoterrorists who wire the station with enough explosives to destroy most of the local area, and the KLAX staff decides to take advantage of all the excitement.
Norman Spinrad (born 1940) is a science fiction icon and the author of more than twenty novels which have been translated into over a dozen languages. His 1969 novel, Bug Jack Barron, was nominated for the Hugo and Nebula Awards and his short fiction collection, The Star-Spangled Future, was a National Book Award finalist. He has also written screenplays for American television series, including the original Star Trek. He lives in New York.
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