Cokie Roberts

Studs Terkel, Dead at 96

Studs Terkel, writer and radio personality, dies at 96 The Chicago fixture used his knack for conversation to capture oral histories on World War II, the Great Depression and more. By Stephanie Simon 2:54 PM PDT, October 31, 2008 Studs Terkel, who made his name listening to ordinary folks talk about their ordinary lives — […]