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It’s okay being a woman now i like it try it some time” - nora ephron, in a 1975 interview with studs terkel to many, nora ephron is best known as the sc. Nora ephron taught me all about feminism – and about sharp writing hadley freeman the crazy salad essays gave me what i was looking for: a more humorous, outsider's interpretation of us feminism . About crazy salad and scribble scribble two classic collections of nora ephron’s uproarious essays—tackling everything from feminism to the media, from politics to beauty products, with her inimitable charm and distinctive wit—now available in one book for the first time.