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Molly Ivins (1944–2007)

Autor(a) de Bushwhacked: Life in George W. Bush's America

12+ Works 3,889 Membros 49 Críticas 38 Favorited

About the Author

Molly Ivins is the former co-editor of The Texas Observer and the former Rocky Mountain bureau chief for The New York Times.
Image credit: Portrait by Robert Shetterly, AmericansWhoTellTheTruth.org

Obras por Molly Ivins

Associated Works

Russell Baker's Book of American Humor (1993) — Contribuidor — 209 exemplares
The Penguin Book of Women's Humour (1996) — Contribuidor — 119 exemplares
The Best American Political Writing 2002 (2002) — Contribuidor — 27 exemplares

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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 outras críticas | 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.… (mais)
 
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MMc009 | 2 outras críticas | 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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Karen74Leigh | 2 outras críticas | Dec 22, 2021 |

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Obras
12
Also by
6
Membros
3,889
Popularidade
#6,516
Avaliação
4.0
Críticas
49
ISBN
64
Línguas
3
Marcado como favorito
38

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