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March 2002 Issue - 23 Articles
- Letters, pp. 2-3
- Tilting at Windmills, pp. 4-8
Outed Farmers... Plane Too Far... Careless Cooks... Philby of the FBI?... NEC's Shame.....
- Runway Inflation, pp. 9-11
How flying wedding chapels and Alaskan bush pilots landed a share of the airline bailout.
- Desperately Seeking Status, pp. 12-13
With a clever lawyer, you, too, can start a 9-11 charity -and give nothing to the victims.
- Memo of the Month, p. 14
- What's Love Got To Do With It?, pp. 15-18
Why Oprah's still single.
- Monthly Journalism Award, p. 19
- Confessions of a Black Mr. Mom, pp. 20-24
One man's crusade to redefine African-American fatherhood.
- Designer Babies, pp. 25-31
Human cloning is a long way off, but bioengineered kids are already here.
- Tidbits & Outrages, p. 32
- The Broadband Militia, pp. 33-37
A new breed of underground Internet entrepreneurs could end the recession. If only Wash...
- Why Can't Democrats Get Tough?, pp. 38-39
Bush's White House is partisan, imperial, and ruthless-but not invulnerable.
- Who's Who?, pp. 40-44
On Political Books
[+] Protection Racket (Review) , pp. 45-47
How bankruptcy went from saving the average Joe to shielding the CEO.
- Debt's Dominion by David A. Skeel, Jr.
[+] Listening to Lyndon (Review) , pp. 48-51
The private agony of a president with no way out.
- Reaching for Glory by Michael R. Beschloss
[+] Living La Vida Loca (Review) , pp. 52-54
Dean Martin's son shows that baby boomers learned self-indulgence at home.
- That's Amore by Ricci Martin and Christopher Smith
[+] Flirting With W. (Review) , p. 55
Ambling into History, by Frank Bruni
- Ambling into History by Frank Bruni
[+] Lab Rat (Review) , p. 56
Science Fictions, by John Crewdson
- Science Fictions by John Crewdson
[+] Infinite Jest (Review) , p. 57
Public Intellectuals: A Study of Decline, by Richard A. Posner
- Public Intellectuals: A Study of Decline by Richard A. Posner
[+] Russian Toward Capitalism (Review) , p. 58
The Oligarchs, by David E. Hoffman
- The Oligarchs by David E. Hoffman
[+] Bad Company (Review) , p. 59
The Fifty-Year Wound, by Derek Leebaert
- The Fifty-Year Wound by Derek Leebaert
- Annual Political Book Award, pp. 60-62
- Cover Art