WASHINGTON - Being shot down may not qualify one to be president, as retired Gen. Wesley Clark infamously said recently. But what men do under fire might tell us about the character we may discover in a president.
Reading ''The Group'' and other books by Mary McCarthy inspired Frances Kiernan to read several biographies about her. But none satisfied Kiernan's desire to know McCarthy ''off the page.''
The question we keep hearing is: Why does Hillary keep running? The better question is: Why do people keep asking?
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