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Rock’s About Selling Out

Dear Letters, Poor Bill Wyman, living in an outhouse and embarrassed about the toilet paper. The Stones have sold out [Hitsville, September 16]? What does Mr. Wyman think rock is about? Rock defines selling out, just as Wyman defines pathetic opportunism at ten cents a word. If the Stones are simply businessmen with psychotic pretensions, […]

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Go Back to Grad School

To the editors: We saw Warren Leming’s brilliant production of Woyzeck at the Latino Chicago Theater on January 9 and then read J. Hayford’s review of same in the Reader, January 15. Who is this guy? “Mythic essences,” “absurd islands of nonmeaning,” “moral questions,” etc. Back to grad school Mr. Hayford. Next time . . […]