Larry King Live
: Bill Richardson. James Carville. The political showdown to end all political showdowns. A traitor versus a former compatriot. Benedict Arnold versus George Washington. Brutus versus Caesar.
Anakin versus Obi-Wan
. It all comes down to tonight.
Who will triumph? If the winner is judged by follicles, Richardson has the edge. These days, he's got more hair on his face than Carville has on his entire body. But never underestimate the man from the Beast of the Bayou.
He's got Mary Matalin
as a tag-team partner. Richardson better watch his back.
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Welcome to 13th Grade!
Some high schools are offering a fifth year. That’s a great idea.
The Actual World
“Mount Thoreau” and the naming of things in the wilderness.