A Dick Staub Interview. Segment 4. This is an energetic exchange with a quick mind and ready wit. "Drop Cityâ€ is the hilarious expose of the truth about 60's communes. (ie. One criterion for the commune was it has to be within a few blocks of food stamps!) Boyle is a known atheist, yet in this interview there are some amazing revelations hinting at the role religion and the spiritual play in his writing.