A Man of The World

During last year's election campaign, George W. Bush couldn't conjure the name of the general who had just seized control of Pakistan. Now he refers to President Pervez Musharraf with the ease he usually reserves for star baseball athletes.

Since Sept. 11, a President who once seemed indifferent to world opinion is now obsessed with courting and shaping it. An Administration once focused on domestic issues is now driven by a global assault on terror....

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