appalling
This 1950s book scandalized and captivated America—and eventually destroyed its author’s life
Nina Renata Aron
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Wonderful, Fascinating Story

Who wouldn’t want to know more about this cultural phenomenon?

I saw Peyton Place as a teenager. This brought back memories.


Thanks for editing out the “appalling quantities of alcohol” reference to which my comment below referred:

Can you define “appalling” quantities for me?
Asking for a friend.