The journalist Westbrook Pegler died at the age of 74. Here is all you want to know, and more!
Biography - A Short Wiki
Twentieth-century writer and newspaper columnist who was opposed to both the New Deal and labor unions and criticized the Supreme Court and the tax system. His outspoken and aggressive writing style was frequently parodied by The New Yorker and Mad Magazine.
He was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota to newspaper editor Arthur James Pegler. His first marriage was to crime reporter Julia Harpman. Later, he wed his secretary, Maude Wettje.
“Golf is the most useless outdoor game ever devised to waste the time and try the spirit of man.” (Westbrook Pegler)
“My hates have always occupied my mind much more actively and have given greater spiritual satisfactions than my friendships.” (Westbrook Pegler)