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Wednesday, May 16

Quote of the Week:

(Amy Goodman interviewing Studs Terkel on his birthday):

"I asked Studs how he felt turning 95. "I feel like I always feel: rotten, physically, to tell you the truth," he said. "However, here I am, breathing, inhaling, exhaling. When Robert Browning wrote in his poem, 'Grow old along with me, the best is yet to be,' he was telling as much truth as George W. Bush and Karl Rove. He was lying like a rug."

Read Amy's entire article at Give 'Em Hell, Mr. Terkel.

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