Studs Terkel dies at 96

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Studs Terkel dies at 96

Postby EastSideTom » Fri Oct 31, 2008 4:45 pm

I thought he would live forever. 96 ain't bad. To paraphrase his preface to the biography of Steve Goodman, who didn't live to be anywhere near 96, I'll never say Studs Terkel was. Studs Terkel is.

http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/loca ... 1576.story

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Re: Studs Terkel dies at 96

Postby Troy Thiel » Sat Nov 01, 2008 8:50 am

We have lost a great American voice...Rest in Peace with Ida, Studs

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Re: Studs Terkel dies at 96

Postby mrak » Sat Nov 01, 2008 9:22 am

Eulogized by Roger Ebert here:
http://tinyurl.com/5ca49l

With some links to longer pieces Ebert has written about him in the past several years.


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