Example sentences for: ivins

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  • For quoting a Vietnam-era line of graffiti, “Fighting for peace is like fxxxing (my cryptic spelling throughout) for chastity,” the witty columnist Molly Ivins was blasted in a long letter to the editor of The Progressive . In contrast, we have the story about the ten-year-old who, caving in to the nagging of his ever-suspicious grandmother, admits that his grandfather did indeed let slip a “dirty” word ( shmuck ) on their fishing trip, but won't quote it: “What I can tell you is that it rhymes with fxxx.”

  • What we have added is a new page called Pundit Links, with links to the most recent columns by nearly every major opinionmeister currently available on the Web, ranging alphabetically from Russell Baker to George Will, and ideologically from Molly Ivins to--oh, R. Emmett Tyrrell Jr., we suppose.

  • Chatterbox's pro-Clinton friends, along with Anthony Lewis, Molly Ivins, everyone associated with the movie Primary Colors , and the American people speaking as one, say no.

  • On the whole, the national press has a sneering stereotypical view of the state, which you'd think was overrun with oil-slicked bumpkins, tyrannical high-school football coaches, mechanical-bull-riding smoothies, and the odd computer geek, but no one sneers with more relish than the Times . Maybe it dates back to the trouble Molly Ivins had as the paper's Denver bureau chief.

  • Chatterbox leans toward this latter interpretation, because he can't recall ever seeing any true southerner smirk, not even Molly Ivins; hers is a different kind of smile altogether.


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