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Who are Lenny Bruce & Lester Bangs mentioned in It's the end of the world?
-- Mario Volentiera (email@example.com), July 26, 2000
Lenny Bruce was an controversial comedian of the 1950's.
Lester Bangs was an rock critic, most notably with "Creem"- magazine. Lived fast, and died young, in 1982. An anthology of his essays and articles was published in 1987 as "Psychotic Reactions and Carburetor Dung".
there you go :)
-- Driver (Driver@i-mail.com.au), July 26, 2000.
im sooo impressed,Driver!
-- ms.Stipe (firstname.lastname@example.org), August 17, 2000.
God - it wsnt that hard a question- it was on Rock n Roll Jeopardy like twice.
-- Stippleganger (REM_Rocks@altavista.com), August 31, 2000.