Ray Bradbury: Short Stories

Sound of Thunder

Ray Bradbury’s stories often use satire to send a message to the audience. A satire is the use of humor, irony, exaggeration, or ridicule to expose and criticize society or people's stupidity or vices, particularly in the context of contemporary politics and other topical issues. What do you think Bradbury is trying to say about the dangers of technology in “A Sound of Thunder”?

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Bradbury was stating loud and clear that even small things can have huge consequences.