The Current Crisis
Sucker punches from Gray Davis highlight his anticlimatic showdown with Bill Simon.
Senator Torricelli is a political bully who uses political power to do what he is physically impotent to do.
While Davis bombards the state, Simon next Monday will have a chance to shoot his unpopular opponent down for good.
A once promising Iowa Senate campaign quickly going nowhere is given new life by a big dirty trick from the opposition.
Just as Gore once displayed snippiness by calling Bush ''snippy,'' so Daschle demonstrates partisanship by accusing Bush of it.
None of the dispensations allowed that other nationally known adulterer has been extended to Bob Greene.
In California, Peter Miguel Camejo is playing Ralph Nader to Gray Davis's Al Gore.
The guys in Chicago were a lot suaver than the slobs on ''The Sopranos.''
Just where did Clinton stand in the last war?
Is it still possible to distract Germans from their domestic problems by pointing blame at outsiders? Gerhard Schroeder sure hopes so.