The Revenge of Lard Ass Hogan
- Live Reading By Stephen King -
Originally published by Gordon Lachance in Cavalier (March 1975).
Printed as a separate short story by Stephen King in The Maine Review (Magazine) July 1975.
This story was incorporated into "The Body" in Different Seasons.
The Revenge of Lard Ass Hogan is about a fat kid called Davie Hogan.
Nobody likes Davie. In his fictional hometown of Gretna, Maine, there
is a yearly pie-eating contest.
Davie enters the competition. No one thinks that Davie has a chance of winning against the town's veteran eaters.
At the competition, as the pie-eating starts, it becomes obvious that
Davie is a serious competitor...
Recorded August 02, 2006 at the radio city music hall.