Saturday, November 01, 2008

So Long Studs

He was a national treasure, because he helped us see that "The United States" isn't an abstration, it is the sum of all it's people, each one worth listening to.

Good obits at The Chicago Tribune and the New York Times.


CatBookMom said...

OMG, 96?? Good for him. Thanks for the links.

Bonnie said...

He was indeed a national treasure. I was sad when I heard the news this morning, but then I thought - 96 is a pretty darn good age!

junior_goddess said...

Yeah. The Good War was worth readin.