"Slime Time"- Newsweek Reacts To the Starr Report, 15 Years Ago

In Washington these days, no one looks good — even, or especially, when they gaze at themselves in the mirror. This is Slime Time, a swamp of paranoia and recrimination in which the question “How low can it go?” has one likely answer: “Lower.” In this Washington, statesmanship is for wimps, sex sells, party loyalty is an oxymoron and everyone assumes that no private life is private.

"Slime Time"- Newsweek Reacts To the Starr Report, 15 Years Ago

In Washington these days, no one looks good — even, or especially, when they gaze at themselves in the mirror. This is Slime Time, a swamp of paranoia and recrimination in which the question “How low can it go?” has one likely answer: “Lower.” In this Washington, statesmanship is for wimps, sex sells, party loyalty is an oxymoron and everyone assumes that no private life is private.