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Don't Call Her 'Doll': How Mary McGrory Became 'The First Queen Of Journalism'

September 19th, 2015

Episode 263 of 550 episodes

The columnist could write like an angel — and bite like an asp. In a new biography, John Norris recounts McGrory's first big break and the proposition she received from a Democratic president.

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