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Some of our greatest presidents were not so great.

Jul 21, 2008, Vol. 13, No. 42 • By ROBERT D. NOVAK

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Big Bad John

Nixon's attorney general deserves his reputation.

May 26, 2008, Vol. 13, No. 35

McCarthy=Bad

But the truth is more complicated.

Nov 26, 2007, Vol. 13, No. 11

Oskiwawa!

Chief Illiniwek is gone, but not forgotten.

Oct 15, 2007, Vol. 13, No. 05

Who Said What When

The rise and fall of the Valerie Plame 'scandal.'

Oct 16, 2006, Vol. 12, No. 05

Ford Beats Reagan!

How conservatism won in 1980 by losing in 1976.

Jan 24, 2005, Vol. 10, No. 18

The Origins of McCarthyism

What did Harry Truman know, and when did he know it?

Jun 30, 2003, Vol. 8, No. 41

At the Helm

Richard Helms, a man of honor in an unlikely trade.

May 12, 2003, Vol. 8, No. 34

Who Is Robert Bartley?

From the January 13, 2003 issue: The most influential journalist of our time.

Jan 13, 2003, Vol. 8, No. 17

Man of War

General George Patton defeats his latest biographer.

Dec 2, 2002, Vol. 8, No. 12

Mastering the Senate

All the way with LBJ.

Apr 29, 2002, Vol. 7, No. 32

The Life and Times of Cap the Knife

Caspar Weinberger remembers his days in the ring.

Dec 17, 2001, Vol. 7, No. 14

Stalin's Agents

None dare call it spying

Dec 25, 2000, Vol. 6, No. 15

The GOP and Campaign Finance

The Democrats are vulnerable, but Republicans are timid. Can't they do more than just say no to reform?

Jan 17, 2000, Vol. 5, No. 17

McCarthy's Historian

Tailgunner Foe, retried at the Bar of History

Dec 20, 1999, Vol. 5, No. 14

Ronald Reagan and his Imaginary Friend

Edmund Morris's "memoir" of the fortieth president

Oct 11, 1999, Vol. 5, No. 04

MCCARTHY AND HIS NOVELIST

Bill Buckley on Tailgunner Joe

12:00 AM, Jul 5, 1999

DULLES -- ALLEN DULLES

The Life of a Legendary Spymaster

12:00 AM, Jun 14, 1999

WHEN I WAS A POINTYHEAD

Sep 28, 1998, Vol. 4, No. 03

I. F. STONE

Jun 22, 1998, Vol. 3, No. 40

BARRY AND ME

12:00 AM, Jun 15, 1998

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