McCain: Temper of the Times

Although I am troubled by the refusal of Senator John McCain to answer many of the questions asked of him, the emphasis TIME placed on that aspect rather than on his answers on the issues is another example of the media's liberal bias [Sept. 8]. I was disappointed that the vast majority of your interview with McCain was devoted to his "prickly" attitude, when the full version of the interview on had much more substance. Alanna Rice, COUNCIL BLUFFS, IOWA

Your special issue on the Republicans bent over backward to present McCain as...

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