Letters: Jan. 25, 1999

MEN OF THE YEAR

"Kenneth Starr and Bill Clinton have presided over a year that will endure as one of the most shameful in U.S. history." MARTIN SCHLANK Aberdeen, N.J.

President Bill Clinton and independent counsel Kenneth Starr as Men of the Year [Dec. 28-Jan. 4]? Are you joking? Those two deserve a good old-fashioned tarring and feathering, not the cover of TIME. Their actions and the attention they've gained make me question the validity of the U.S. political system. JARED THOMAS, age 18 Montpelier, Vt.

While my views on what public officials should do match those of the rightist and...

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