Goodnight Mr.Vonnegut

Author Kurt Vonnegut died April 11 at age 84. He wrote SLAUGHTERHOUSE-FIVE, CAT’S CRADLE, BREAKFAST OF CHAMPIONS, and a host of others. He started his career as a police reporter right here in Chicago.A few sites already have obituaries:VarietyNewsdayChicago Tribune (via the NY Times News Wire)He will be missed. Reread one his titles (or one you haven’t picked up yet) in his honor.(thanks to Matt who saw this via Kottke)(Correction from first publication. I originally wrote that he passed away on Tuesday, but his death occurred on Wednesday. I apologize for the error.)

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