Table of Contents: Nov. 15, 2004

LETTERS 11

NOTEBOOK

With victory in hand, it's time for Bush to restock his Cabinet. Colin Powell and John Ashcroft will probably depart; Condoleezza Rice may get a new post 17

THE OTHER RACES: Referendums and gubernatorial contests 20

THE AWARDS: The weirdest theory, the most shameless ad and the most embarrassing family moment 25

HUMOR: Election satire from Jon Stewart to South Park 27

2004 ELECTION

VICTORY AT DAWN Despite early exit polls to the contrary, the President took Florida, Ohio and, in the end, the election. How the Bush team orchestrated its nail-biting win and woke up to another...

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