categorized under:

Sasha Frere-Jones

(b. 1967–)

U.S. writer, music critic, and musician

“Do we shrug, and walk away, humbled by the brutality of the body’s chemistry? Do we wag our fingers even harder at our kids, as if we can somehow scare their brains into being 2.0 brains? Considering how many times Houston confronted her own addiction in public, her end confirms that the pull of addiction can be stronger than the pull of dignity.”

more info

source: “Whitney Houston’s Invincible Voice,” New Yorker, February 11, 2012.

category: ,

medium: Obit

Quality Quote Collecting