"all this equality was due to the 211th, 212, 213 amendments to the constitution."(Vonnegut 1).
in this society, there are handicaps to make everyone equal. "every twenty seconds or so, the transmitter, would send out a sharp noise to keep people like George from taking unfair advantages of there brains."(vonnegut 2)
"there was a shriek of a door being torn from its hinges"(vonnegut 6)
"he flung away his rubber-ball nose, revealing a man that would have awed Thor, the god of thunder"(vonnegut 7)
"she fired twice, and the Emperor and Empress were dead before they hit the floor"(vonnegut 8)