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Poet Jim Carroll Dies At 60

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Punk rock poet Jim Carroll, who is perhaps best known for his memoir, "The Basketball Diaries," has died of a heart attack. As Patti Smith told the New York Times, Carroll's "work was sophisticated and elegant. He had beauty." [NYTimes]

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lucillemcgillicuddy
lucillemcgillicuddy

Couldn't help myself.