"'I'm working on my Sunday column and I'm going to play bridge this afternoon,' she explained, 'so I don't have time to read all this crap.'"

Marilyn Hagerty, 85, a newspaper columnist for theĀ Grand Forks (N.D.) Herald, on her Olive Garden review going viral after it was picked up by Gawker. The quote comes from a Wall Street Journal story written by her son.

I’m thinking Marilyn is more in touch with her community and her readers than most journalists realize or would like to admit.