Notebook: The Kinder, Gentler Richard Nixon
By Kathleen Adama, Charlotte Falermayer, Janice M. Horowitz, Lina Lofaro, Belinda Luscombe Alain L. Saners, Sidney Urquhart
Winners & Losers
The Windy City
Baseball bad boy gets $10 million a year to play for White Sox.
Move over, Dennis Rodman
Chicago, The Musical
Decades-old musical opens big on Broadway; finds that the '90s
are its kind of time
The Cook County machine is back: Dems recapture seat he lost
While former Congressman is in jail, he and broke wife Marisol
are arraigned for fraud
Renowned parrot advocate gets almost seven years and $100,000
fine for bird smuggling
Facing an ugly future with civil trial and lost reputation after
Schmitz murder conviction
"I love you. I love you like a brother. Keep the faith."
--Richard Nixon to chief of staff H.R. Haldeman after a
televised speech in which he announced Haldeman's resignation,
from just released tapes
"The way I want that handled, Bob, is through another way. I
want Brooking--just to break in. Break in and take it out! You
--Nixon ordering Haldeman to steal Vietnam files from the
Brookings Institution, a year before Watergate revelations
"One agora! It means the government wants to show how much a
Palestinian person's life is worth. Its message is very clear:
'This is how cheap you are for us.'"
--A Palestinian-rights activist, after four Israeli soldiers
were fined one agora, worth about one-third of a U.S. cent, for
negligently killing a young Palestinian, in the Washington Post
"There's no golf pro on Air Force One. Nor on Air Force Two. Nor
on the press plane."
--White House Response To Reports In The Australian Press That
The President Brought Along A Pro
"You are a slimy coward. Go register in another party."
--Representative Bob Dornan To Fellow Republican William
Dougherty, After He Supported Dornan'S (Victorious) Opponent
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