'He Goes Where the Stories Take Him'
This week, the sublimely wonderful Guardian newspaper offered up this lovely little gem of a story about the Windy City institution Studs Terkel. At 95, the widower still works on his oral histories and still has his local radio show. Why? We'll let him tell it. "I took a vacation once - it involved a beach - and to tell you the truth, I had no idea what to do with myself. It was torture. Work is life. Without it, there is no life." To review earlier Studs mentions, go here and here.