Nora Ephron lost her battle with acute myeloid leukemia. She was 71. If you’re not familiar with the name, you might be familiar with some of the films she was involved in writing, producing, and directing:
When Harry Met Sally (1989)
You’ve Got Mail (1989)
My Blue Heaven (1990)
Sleepless In Seattle (1993)
Julie and Julia (2009)
Most of Ephron’s films were mostly devoid of politics, but she often included some well-placed digs at conservatives. For example, in Julie and Julia there are a few digs at Republicans with the specter of McCarthyism thrown in for good measure. Ephron directed, produced, and wrote the screenplay. Robert Stacy McCain at Anti-Republican Culture found these jabs:
There is a wedding scene, where Julia’s sister gets married. The obnoxious relative is a Republican.
Read More at godfatherpolitics.com. By Gary DeMar.