"Look on My Works, Ye Mighty, and Despair!"

"Look on My Works, Ye Mighty, and Despair!"

"Look on My Works, Ye Mighty, and Despair!"

Gossip, speculation, and scuttlebutt about politics.
July 3 2000 10:11 AM

"Look on My Works, Ye Mighty, and Despair!"

"With outposts in Hong Kong, London and Brussels, this editorial page must be the first in history on which the sun never sets."

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--Wall Street Journal editorial page editor Robert Bartley, "Thinking Things Over" column, July 3

(To read Percy Bysshe Shelley's poem "Ozymandias," click here.)