Wednesday, January 31, 2007
Molly Ivins (1945 - 2007)
One of the most vibrant voices of the progressive community, Molly Ivins, has passed at the age of 62 of breast cancer. The nationally syndicated columnist spent many of her formative years at the New York Times. Ivins was a resident of Austin, Texas and is credited with giving George Bush the nickname "Scrub" and Texas governor Rick Perry, the nickname "Good Hair".