I don't object to being called a beltway inhabitant (though I don't live within the b-way). I am tired, however, of this being invoked as datum which allegedly explains or debunks my arguments.
>. . .
>But Max can't you just relie upon the truth of the work you
>cite, and let go of things like Doug or anyone calling you a beltway
Well I have, for the past two years, but I'm tired of it now.
> . . . Surely
>calling Doug a beatnik is not dignified for you.
It was meant lightly. To me it's not even an insult.
"He who digs Los Angeles IS Los Angeles."
-- Alan Ginsberg