Accessory of the Week

Last Thursday, as Congressman Jim Leach (R.-Iowa) made serious-sounding allegations about the Whitewater affair for 45 minutes on the floor of the House, and then later on ABC's Prime Time Live and Nightline, millions of Americans wanted to know: Where on earth did he get that saggy pale green sweater? TIME has learned -- from sources deep inside Leach's office -- that it was a gift from his mother-in-law. No word about its last dry cleaning.


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