Salon: In the Land of the Yomiuri Giants

In Tokyo Wednesday, a group of Americans engaged in a Japanese tradition more than a century old. The Americans are the Mets and the Cubs. The tradition is baseball. (March 29, 2000)

Politico Magazine: John McCain’s Radical Candor

One of the late senator’s personal strengths — his capacity for brutal self-assessment — turned out to be a fatal political weakness for a presidential candidate.(August 26, 2018)