Kurt Vonnegut's Harrison Bergeron (1995)

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Based on Kurt Vonnegut's short story set in 2053 where average is considered the pinnacle of society, it concerns a young man Harrison Bergeron who con- sistantly achieves A grades and who, after trying to underachieve, sets out to change the system.

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