Newspoem 27 February 1996

Champaign—AP Who would believe that this reporter once knew Champaign's Alison Krauss, who received two grammy awards in Los Angeles last night? The younger sister of a friend of mine, I think she received mostly ridicule from me. Now she could crush me like a bug, and her subtle manipulations of culture through country and bluegrass music are a hurricane compared to the weak cough I emanate from News Poetry Intranational.

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