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Molly Ivins (1944–2007)

Forfatter af Bushwhacked: Life in George W. Bush's America

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Molly Ivins is the former co-editor of The Texas Observer and the former Rocky Mountain bureau chief for The New York Times.

Omfatter også følgende navne: M. Ivins, Molly Inins, Molly Ivins, Molly Ivens, Molly Irvins

Image credit: Portrait by Robert Shetterly, AmericansWhoTellTheTruth.org

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Russell Baker's Book of American Humor (1993) — Bidragyder — 206 eksemplarer
The Penguin Book of Women's Humour (1996) — Bidragyder — 117 eksemplarer
The Best American Political Writing 2002 (2002) — Bidragyder — 27 eksemplarer

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The writing and prescience of Ivins are both superb. Her descriptions of alcoholism and mental illness were not politically correct, but she foresaw very well the state of the United States many years after many of these essays were written.
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suesbooks | 2 andre anmeldelser | Oct 20, 2022 |
This little book is letters and articles she wrote for the progressive magazine The Nation. Thought I had seen some of these before it was great to have them all in one place. Molly Ivins wrote about Texas politics with such humor but didn't hide how bad much of it really was. Did we ever wonder if some of those politicians from Texas were really as dumb as they seem. Molly could have told us, yes they are that dumb. Molly died in 2007 of breast cancer. Her too soon death was a loss to us all. Many still miss her funny accurate writing.… (mere)
 
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MMc009 | 2 andre anmeldelser | Jan 30, 2022 |
As always, Molly is a delight. From the perception of 2021, she is scary in her predictions and prognostications for the political future. So many things she makes note of appearing in her time have bloomed into full blown horror for the country.

Every bad thing has gotten worse, every warning went unheeded.
 
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