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September 8, 2009 5:11 PM Subscribe
An Impolite Interview with Shel Silverstein
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from The Realist
, August 1961. "There were some pretty horrendous experiences in the YMCA, too. Because at the time I thought this was a place where all the he-men gather. Where young Christian men
gather, and you know. And it's not quite
like that. It makes Sixth Avenue and 8th Street late at night look like a cub scout meeting. Q. For the Benefit of our out-of-town readers, could you be more specific? A. Faggots!"
Q. I just mean that since you're on one of the lower rungs of being a public personality, do you find you make it easier with people? Not just girls. A. Absolutely. Well, girls are people - can I point that out?