Curtis Killman

Years in media: 32

Why I got into this business: Organic Chemistry II

In one sentence, why is journalism important: When practiced correctly, it helps to keep us informed and sometimes civil.

What three words describe you: Middle-aged man

What issue fires you up: Arson fires

Who is a Tulsan you admire: I have always looked up to the Golden Driller

What is your favorite local hangout: My couch

Favorite movie: "Caddyshack" or "The Big Lebowski," depending on my mood

Favorite book: Anything by Kurt Vonnegut

Favorite quote: “Is there gas in the car? Yes, there’s gas in the car” – "Kid Charlemagne" by Steely Dan