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29 October, 2013

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Last Shot. October 2013, lifted from
Flags at US Government facilities were ordered flown at half-staff today. Officially, this commemorates the recent death of Tom Foley, former Speaker of the US House of Representatives.

Un-officially, let it mark the death of Lou Reed, representative of the avidly un-official.


  1. As if to underscore who he was (and who she is), Terry Gross began her "Fresh Air" retrospective (she's quick with the Dead Air) with the admission that she had no Lou Reed interview to play, because the one time she had a crack at him, he walked out, disgusted with her questions.

  2. ...alas, the interview that never was