The Flytrap Blame Game

The Flytrap Blame Game

Politics and policy.
Aug. 29 1998 3:30 AM

The Flytrap Blame Game

Who really deserves sympathy? And who doesn't? Slate keeps score.

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Slate rating: +2

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Kathleen Willey (The public's rating: 0)

Minuses:

a) Was in it for the money (told her story partly in order to land a book contract).

Pluses:

a) Seems to have told story honestly and forthrightly.

b) Reluctantly dragged into scandal.

c) Was victimized by Clinton.

Slate rating: +2

The Clinton Cabinet (The public's rating: +2)

Minuses:

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