Tag: Lou Reed

Think It Over

Shot through the heart by another Lou Reed love song. There’s a lot to be said about the optimistic school of songwriting, of the Paul McCartney variety, in which love is practically a natural resource, shining down like the sun, inexhaustible and nourishing and eternal, … Continue reading Think It Over


“Does anybody need another politician, caught with his pants down, money sticking out of his hole?” I really hate that this question, and all of the others Lou Reed asked, has traveled intact to us through time, as though time were in fact a flat … Continue reading Strawman