…… then Lou Reed wrote for everyone who was ever on the outside looking in, the geeks, nerds, freaks; the different, warped, strange, affected, gay, lesbian, weird, queer, abused, used, shunned, stunted, disfigured; the retarded, stoners, losers, eccentric, odd, misfits; the street people, loonies, whores, slobs, transvestites, transsexuals, trans-anything but normal . . . for anyone who wasn’t included.
Sometimes, by name, mostly anonymously, always with empathy … here’s hoping he’s flown into the sun and found new sensations….. thanks, Lou