Thursday, December 4, 2008

David Perlman isn't thinking about retirement at 90

The new issue of the American Journalism Review has a profile of Chron Science Editor David Perlman, who says he has no thoughts of retiring as he approaches his 90th birthday. Perlman says his passion for journalism began 78 years ago when his mother took him to see an original stage production of "The Front Page" in New York. "I am a man with a single-track mind, so to speak," Perlman says. "I never considered doing anything else. Being a reporter is what I really wanted to do, and that's why I'm still doing it." (More)

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