Dowd's Diary

Hoyt, Mike
September 1999
Columbia Journalism Review;Sep/Oct99, Vol. 38 Issue 3, p62
Comments on politics in the United States. Description of presidential candidates for the 2000 elections; What is wrong with media and politics; Views on the shallowness and meanness of politicians and political discussion.


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