It's not based on Bukowski. I don't know who came up with that idea but they're obviously wrong. And it's a great show. So he drives a porsche, bangs beautiful women and doesn't write poetry, who cares?
Bill, I'm sorry to hear you lost your clearance. I'm sure both Mulder and Scully feels the same way. Now we'll never know about the Duchovny - Tin-Tin link. It's tough not to be a Bush-ite. :D