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News Wed May 16 2007

Happy 95th Birthday, Studs Terkel

Birthday wishes are pouring in for Studs Terkel today as he turns 95. See The Seattle Times, Chicago Public Radio and The Book Standard, to name a few. And don't miss his special birthday page on his publisher's website, which include's martini recipes, Stud's favorite music and much more.

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