Thursday, April 12 2007 @ 08:49 AM EDT
by Bill Curran
Kurt Vonnegut, the satirical novelist who captured the absurdity of war and questioned the advances of science in darkly humorous works such as "Slaughterhouse-Five" and "Cat's Cradle," died Wednesday, April 11th. He was 84. Kurt also wrote the lyrics for the Ambrosia song called Nice, Nice, Very Nice on their first album.