All I want is for some King Kong of a man to kill me, preferably after raping me like in a porn movie. ‘No wait,’ Virginie Despentes interrupted, ‘we’ve been there with Baise-moi, which American capitalist wankers marketed as Kiss Me. We need something new to get even with Michel Houellebecq and other alpha-male apes. Perhaps you, as a rebellious teenager, could blow up a bunch of middle-class losers using a TNT tampax?’ ‘You’ve been there too, with Apocalypse Baby,’ Gloria said, dragging on a super-powerful joint her disgusting angelic-looking boyfriend had proffered her.
Anna Aslanyan ‘reviews’ Virginie Despentes‘ Bye Bye Blondie.