It's a common saying around the Beltway: Politics is just show-business for ugly people. The parallels between politician and pop star are too numerous to list here, yet by simply looking at the quotes dolled out by rockers and legislators over the years -- and trying to figure out which belongs to ... More >>
From the week of June 26, 2003
Novelist James Ellroy reshapes America's ugly history in his own image
The looniness of Colorado's long-distance runner.