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I am always amazed when people write to the Independent decrying the debauchery of the adult entertainment guides, disparaging some article you have recently published and labeling supporters of the Independent as losers, loony, aliens, etc., while simultaneously giving the distinct impression that the writer has read this "rubbish" numerous times. A possible regular reader? If they dislike the publication so much, why do they continually read it? Are these people losers? Loony? Or do they just like to peruse the trashy adult entertainment section?

Jonathan Rivin
Raleigh

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