Quote Originally Posted by Simone View Post
This, in brief, is what it's about.
https://www.gradesaver.com/the-bonfire-of-the-vanities

I read it twice and saw the film also. No one can skewer pompous folks in whatever bubble they occupy the way Wolfe did.
You'll be laughing out loud.
I remember reading the Right Stuff but I know I didn’t read Bonfires. Well, I do like skewering the pompous!