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.

(Continued from Page 18)

Pluses:

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a) Humiliated and embarrassed by her father's misbehavior.

b) Had family problems paraded before the world in a way they should not be.

c) Has been endlessly psychologized by the media.

d) Had her summer vacation ruined.

Slate rating: +10

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