January 27, 1996 - Standoffs.

News of this day, January 27, 1996. Police standoff at the mansion of John DuPont. Stop-gap Spending Bill passes - Bill Clinton happy - Newt not. A third government shutdown averted, until March 15. Whitewater probe continues with questioning of First Lady Hillary Rodham Clinton during Grand Jury hearing. OJ Simpson Civil Suit trial on hold. Anticipation of Super Bowl XXX high.

April 29, 1998 - Imelda, Ted And Ken Starr. Oh My.

News of the day for April 29, 1998 - IRS investigated for abuses (surprise?), Ken Starr and Whitewater continue, Prosecutors recommend Unabomber Ted Kaczynski sentenced to maximum security prison, Imelda Marcos drops out of Philippine Presidential race and Tobacco is good for cavities.

December 15, 1995 - Breakthroughs And Stalemates.

News of the day for December 15, 1995 - The Whitewater affair, AIDS activist Jeff Getty gets first Baboon bone marrow cell transplant ever, Bosnia going through transition, Boris Yeltsin on upcoming elections in Russia, OJ Simpson civil trial - the day just started.


Digby: The NY Times has apparently had some kind of revelation about the fact that the Whitewater and subsequent scandals were ginned up by rich righ


via Jesus was not a Republican According to today's issue of Parade Magazine: The government spent more than $40 million for the Whitewater and Monic