The Question and Answer section for Breakfast of Champions is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
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Check out "Emotional State of American Citizens" at the GradeSaver link below:
Dwayne was philosophical about staying in a hotel, even his hotel, with a black man. He experienced a "bittersweet happiness". He says to himself, "Times change, Times change."