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Quotation by James Ellroy
The 1950s to me is darkness, hidden history, perversion behind most doors waiting to creep out. The 1950s to most people is kitsch and Mickey Mouse watches and all this intolerable stuff.
James Ellroy (b. 1948), U.S. crime author. Quoted in John Williams, Into The Badlands, ch. 4 (1991).
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